Book ID: CBB000100992

The Book of Evidence (2001)


Achinstein, Peter (Author)

Oxford University Press

Publication Date: 2001
Physical Details: 298 pp., illus., index
Language: English

Description Explores what is required for something to be evidence for an hypothesis.

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Authors & Contributors
Mayo, Deborah G.
Woodward, Jim
Achinstein, Peter
Christie, Maureen
Basu, Prajit K.
Bovens, Luc
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science
British Journal for the Philosophy of Science
Metascience: An International Review Journal for the History, Philosophy and Social Studies of Science
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part C: Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Philosophy of Science
International Studies in the Philosophy of Science
Cambridge University Press
Oxford University Press
University of Chicago Press
Encounter Books
Philosophy of science
Methodology of science; scientific method
Case studies
Experiments and experimentation
Explanation; hypotheses; theories
Priestley, Joseph
Lavoisier, Antoine Laurent
Lyell, Charles
Cicero, Marcus Tullius
Perrin, Jean Baptiste
Time Periods
19th century
18th century
20th century
17th century
21st century
Rome (Italy)

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