Book ID: CBB000049600

Physics, philosophy, and the scientific community: Essays in the philosophy and history of the natural sciences and mathematics in honor of Robert S. Cohen (1995)

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Gavroglu, Kostas (Editor)
Stachel, John J. (Editor)
Wartofsky, Marx W. (Editor)


Kluwer Academic


Publication Date: 1995
Physical Details: xxvii + 383 pp.; notes

Description Appropriate papers are entered separately in the present bibliography. The introduction by the editors includes a biography of Cohen. A second biographical paper on Cohen is by Dean S. Edmonds, “Some reminiscences of Robert Cohen's physics department”.


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Chapter Bromberg, Joan Lisa (1995) Experiment vis-a-vis theory in superconductivity research: The case of Bernd Matthias. In: Physics, philosophy, and the scientific community: Essays in the philosophy and history of the natural sciences and mathematics in honor of Robert S. Cohen (p. 1). unapi

Chapter Röseberg, Ulrich (1995) Did they just misunderstand each other? Logical empiricists and Bohr's complementarity argument. In: Physics, philosophy, and the scientific community: Essays in the philosophy and history of the natural sciences and mathematics in honor of Robert S. Cohen (p. 105). unapi

Chapter Agassi, Joseph (1995) Contemporary philosophy of science as a thinly masked antidemocratic apologetics. In: Physics, philosophy, and the scientific community: Essays in the philosophy and history of the natural sciences and mathematics in honor of Robert S. Cohen (p. 153). unapi

Chapter Grene, Marjorie (1995) Animal mechanism and the Cartesian vision of nature. In: Physics, philosophy, and the scientific community: Essays in the philosophy and history of the natural sciences and mathematics in honor of Robert S. Cohen (p. 189). unapi

Chapter Holton, Gerald (1995) Michael Polanyi and the history of science. In: Physics, philosophy, and the scientific community: Essays in the philosophy and history of the natural sciences and mathematics in honor of Robert S. Cohen (p. 205). unapi

Chapter Polikarov, Azarya (1995) Some questions concerning limitations of the range of validity of Kuhn's model of the history of science. In: Physics, philosophy, and the scientific community: Essays in the philosophy and history of the natural sciences and mathematics in honor of Robert S. Cohen (p. 235). unapi

Chapter Uebel, Thomas E. (1995) Physicalism in Wittgenstein and the Vienna Circle. In: Physics, philosophy, and the scientific community: Essays in the philosophy and history of the natural sciences and mathematics in honor of Robert S. Cohen (p. 327). unapi

Chapter Chevalley, Catherine (1995) Philosophy and the birth of quantum theory. In: Physics, philosophy, and the scientific community: Essays in the philosophy and history of the natural sciences and mathematics in honor of Robert S. Cohen (p. 11). unapi

Chapter Elzinga, Aant (1995) Einstein in the land of Nobel: An episode in the interplay of science, politics, epistemology and popular culture. In: Physics, philosophy, and the scientific community: Essays in the philosophy and history of the natural sciences and mathematics in honor of Robert S. Cohen (p. 73). unapi

Chapter Schweber, Sylvan S. (1995) Physics, community and the crisis in physical theory. In: Physics, philosophy, and the scientific community: Essays in the philosophy and history of the natural sciences and mathematics in honor of Robert S. Cohen (p. 125). unapi

Chapter Wallner, Mathias (1995) American creativity research in a bipolar world: A look at one chapter in world history and history of science. In: Physics, philosophy, and the scientific community: Essays in the philosophy and history of the natural sciences and mathematics in honor of Robert S. Cohen (p. 253). unapi

Chapter Berka, Karel (1995) Rational and nonrational elements in the history of science. In: Physics, philosophy, and the scientific community: Essays in the philosophy and history of the natural sciences and mathematics in honor of Robert S. Cohen (p. 273). unapi

Chapter Haller, Rudolf (1995) Dirt and crystal: Neurath on the language of science. In: Physics, philosophy, and the scientific community: Essays in the philosophy and history of the natural sciences and mathematics in honor of Robert S. Cohen (p. 287). unapi

Chapter Rashed, Roshdi (1995) Conic sections and burning mirrors: An example of the application of ancient and classical mathematics. In: Physics, philosophy, and the scientific community: Essays in the philosophy and history of the natural sciences and mathematics in honor of Robert S. Cohen (p. 357). unapi

Chapter Struik, Dirk J. (1995) Some sociological problems in the history of mathematics. In: Physics, philosophy, and the scientific community: Essays in the philosophy and history of the natural sciences and mathematics in honor of Robert S. Cohen (p. 377). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Lu, Yixi
Jean, Jason
Rockefeller Archive Center
History of Science Society
Wartofsky, Marx W.
Uebel, Thomas E.
Journals
Isis: International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences
Zeitschrift für Allgemeine Wissenschaftstheorie
Synthese
Social Studies of Science
Rivista di Filosofia
NTM: Zeitschrift für Geschichte der Naturwissenschaften, Technik und Medizin
Publishers
Kluwer Academic
Ohio State University Press
New York University Press
Maspero
Dept. of History and Sociology of Science, Univ. of Pennsylvania
Brill
Concepts
Science
Discourse analysis
Science and technology studies (STS)
Privately sponsored science; philanthropy
Explanation; hypotheses; theories
Evolution
People
Cohen, Robert S.
Neurath, Otto
Morelly
Millás Vallicrosa, José María
John of Reading
Grosseteste, Robert
Time Periods
Medieval
20th century
20th century, early
19th century
18th century
17th century
Places
Russia
British Isles
Institutions
Rockefeller Foundation
Rockefeller Archive Center
History of Science Society
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