Article ID: CBB001252237

On Mario Bunge's Definition of System and System Boundary (2012)

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Cavallo, Andrew M. (Author)


Science and Education
Volume: 21, no. 10
Issue: 10
Pages: 1595-1599


Publication Date: 2012
Edition Details: Part of a special issue, “Mario Bunge: Evaluations of His Systematic Philosophy”
Language: English

In this short paper we discuss Mario Bunge's definition of system boundary. It is quickly discovered that Bunge's definition of system and system boundary are both deficient. We thus propose new definitions, which (hopefully) improve the situation. Our definition of system boundary works off the same intuition behind Bunge's.

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Authors & Contributors
Matthews, Michael R.
Frigg, Roman
Weiskopf, Daniel A.
Brown, Harold I.
Alvarez de Morales, Camilo
Vázquez de Benito, María de la Concepción
Journals
Science and Education
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science
British Journal for the Philosophy of Science
Dynamis: Acta Hispanica ad Medicinae Scientiarumque Historiam Illustrandam
Endeavour: Review of the Progress of Science
Publishers
Routledge
Arizona State University
Springer
Concepts
Philosophy of science
Systems theory
Physics
Biographies
Quantum mechanics
Cognitive psychology
People
Bunge, Mario
Ginés, Juan Vernet
Beck, Guido
Time Periods
20th century
21st century
20th century, late
Medieval
Places
Argentina
China
Canada
Latin America
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