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© 1985

Change and Progress in Modern Science

Papers related to and arising from the Fourth International Conference on History and Philosophy of Science, Blacksburg, Virginia, November 1982

  • Joseph C. Pitt
Book

Part of the The University of Western Ontario Series in Philosophy of Science book series (WONS, volume 27)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Joseph C. Pitt
      Pages 3-5
  3. Historical Dimensions

  4. Conceptual Considerations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 233-233
    2. Marcello Pera
      Pages 267-282
    3. Larry Laudan
      Pages 283-299
    4. Diderik Batens
      Pages 333-360
    5. Nicholas Rescher
      Pages 361-392
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 393-400

About this book

Keywords

philosophy of science realism scientific discovery

Editors and affiliations

  • Joseph C. Pitt
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PhilosophyVirginia Polytechnic Institute and State UniversityBlacksburgUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Change and Progress in Modern Science
  • Book Subtitle Papers related to and arising from the Fourth International Conference on History and Philosophy of Science, Blacksburg, Virginia, November 1982
  • Editors Joseph C. Pitt
  • Series Title The University of Western Ontario Series in Philosophy of Science
  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-009-6525-6
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1985
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-90-277-1898-3
  • Softcover ISBN 978-94-009-6527-0
  • eBook ISBN 978-94-009-6525-6
  • Series ISSN 1566-659X
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages VIII, 400
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Philosophy of Science
    History, general
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