Epistemology of Modeling and Simulation: Variations on a Theme

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This work was supported in part under National Institute of General Medical Sciences MIDAS grant 1U54GM088491-01.

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Grim, P. Epistemology of Modeling and Simulation: Variations on a Theme. Philos. Technol. 26, 73–74 (2013). https://doi.org/10.1007/s13347-012-0080-9

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