Volume 330 2006

ABDUCTIVE REASONING

LOGICAL INVESTIGATIONS INTO DISCOVERY AND EXPLANATION

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-3906-5 (Print) 978-1-4020-3907-2 (Online)

Table of contents (8 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XVI

  2. CONCEPTUAL FRAMEWORK

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      Pages 3-25

      LOGICS OF GENERATION AND EVALUATION

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      Pages 27-50

      WHAT IS ABDUCTION? OVERVIEW AND PROPOSAL FOR INVESTIGATION

  3. LOGICAL ROUNDATIONS

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      Pages 53-94

      ABDUCTION AS LOGICAL INFERENCE

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      Pages 95-132

      ABDUCTION AS COMPUTATION

  4. APLICATIONS

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      Pages 135-151

      SCIENTIFIC EXPLANATION

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      Pages 153-166

      EMPIRICAL PROGRESS

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      Pages 167-177

      PRAGMATISM

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      Pages 179-201

      EPISTEMIC CHANGE

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 203-240