Language, Quantum, Music

Selected Contributed Papers of the Tenth International Congress of Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science, Florence, August 1995

  • Maria Luisa Dalla Chiara
  • Roberto Giuntini
  • Federico Laudisa

Part of the Synthese Library book series (SYLI, volume 281)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Epistemology and Philosophy of Language

  3. Philosophy of Probability

    1. Benoit Desjardins
      Pages 49-59
    2. Maria Carla Galavotti, F. P. Ramsey, K. R. Popper, N. R. Campbell
      Pages 73-82
  4. Philosophy and Foundations of Physics

    1. Robert C. Bishop, Frederick M. Kronz
      Pages 129-141
    2. Newton C. A. Da Costa, Décio Krause
      Pages 171-181
    3. Marco Del Seta, Mauricio Suárez
      Pages 183-195
    4. Anatolij Dvurečenskij
      Pages 209-218
    5. F. A. Muller
      Pages 241-248
    6. Sylvia Pulmannová
      Pages 263-268
  5. History of Science

  6. Science and Music

    1. Fabio Bellissima
      Pages 303-326
    2. Giuliano Toraldo Di Francia
      Pages 327-338
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 339-344

About this book


A vivid and comprehensive picture of the current state of research in all directions of logic and philosophy of science. The book presents a wide combination of papers containing relevant technical results in the foundations of science and papers devoted to conceptual analyses, deeply rooted in advanced present-day research.
Audience: The volume is attractive both for specialists in foundational questions and scholars interested in general epistemology.


Immanuel Kant Karl R. Popper Philosophy of Science Quantum mechanics epistemology idea probability science

Editors and affiliations

  • Maria Luisa Dalla Chiara
    • 1
  • Roberto Giuntini
    • 2
  • Federico Laudisa
    • 1
  1. 1.University of FlorenceItaly
  2. 2.University of CagliariItaly

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1999
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-90-481-5229-2
  • Online ISBN 978-94-017-2043-4
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