Book ID: CBB000102016

Explanationist Defense of Scientific Realism (2001)


Ganson, Dorit (Author)


Publication Date: 2001
Physical Details: xiv + 206 pp., bibl., index
Language: English

Description Discusses acausal models of explanation, Van Fraassen's arguments, varieties of explanationism, and the transcendental road to realism.

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Authors & Contributors
Zigman, Peter M.
Bohunikas, Lenka
Bonk, Sigmund
Brömer, Rainer
Plasienkova, Zlaticka
Meinel, Christoph
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science
Philosophy of Science
Journal for General Philosophy of Science
Biological Theory
British Journal for the Philosophy of Science
Carocci Editore
Oxford University Press
Prometheus Books
University of Arizona
Philosophy of science
Explanation; hypotheses; theories
Haeckel, Ernst
Teilhard de Chardin, Pierre
Duhem, Pierre
Popper, Karl Raimund
Bohr, Niels Henrik David
Hartmann, Nicolai
Time Periods
20th century
21st century
19th century
20th century, late
Czech Republic

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