Metascience

, Volume 22, Issue 2, pp 247–273 | Cite as

Structures, fictions, and the explanatory epistemology of mathematics in science

Christopher Pincock: Mathematics and scientific representation. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012, 330pp, $65.00 HB
  • Mark Balaguer
  • Elaine Landry
  • Sorin Bangu
  • Christopher Pincock
Book Symposium

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mark Balaguer
    • 1
  • Elaine Landry
    • 2
  • Sorin Bangu
    • 3
  • Christopher Pincock
    • 4
  1. 1. Department of PhilosophyCalifornia State UniversityLos AngelesUSA
  2. 2.Department of PhilosophyUniversity of CaliforniaDavisUSA
  3. 3.Philosophy DepartmentUniversity of BergenBergenNorway
  4. 4.Department of PhilosophyOhio State UniversityColumbusUSA

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