Book ID: CBB000093659

The nature of explanation (1983)

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Review Ruben, D.-H. (1986) Review of "The nature of explanation". British Journal for the Philosophy of Science (pp. 377-84). unapi

Review Martin, M. (1987) Review of "The nature of explanation". International Studies in Philosophy (p. 59). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Achinstein, Peter
Karam, Ricardo
Newman, Mark
Staley, Kent W.
Ruben, David-Hillel
Regt, Henk W. de
Journals
Philosophy of Science
Metascience: An International Review Journal for the History, Philosophy and Social Studies of Science
Science and Education
PSA: Proceedings of the Biennial Meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association
Perspectives in Biology and Medicine
Isis: International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences
Publishers
Oxford University Press
MIT Press
Johns Hopkins University Press
Il Mulino
Concepts
Philosophy of science
Methodology of science; scientific method
Evidence
Explanation; hypotheses; theories
Science
Realism
People
Newton, Isaac
Maxwell, James Clerk
Whewell, William
Mill, John Stuart
Achinstein, Peter
Norton, John
Time Periods
19th century
21st century
20th century, late
20th century
Places
Great Britain
Institutions
Accademia delle Scienze dell'Istituto di Bologna
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