Book ID: CBB000102016

Explanationist Defense of Scientific Realism (2001)

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Ganson, Dorit (Author)


Garland


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.


Citation URI
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Authors & Contributors
Zigman, Peter M.
Bohunikas, Lenka
Bonk, Sigmund
Brömer, Rainer
Plasienkova, Zlaticka
Meinel, Christoph
Journals
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science
HOPOS
Philosophy of Science
Journal for General Philosophy of Science
Biological Theory
British Journal for the Philosophy of Science
Publishers
Carocci Editore
Comenius-Universität
Oxford University Press
Prometheus Books
University of Arizona
Concepts
Philosophy of science
Realism
Explanation; hypotheses; theories
Philosophy
Physics
Epistemology
People
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
Places
Germany
Czech Republic
France
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