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Philosophy & theory

A Tale of Seven Scientists and a New Philosophy of Science

ISBN : 9780190232993

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¥4,609
Author: 
Eric Scerri
Pages
264 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
140 x 210 mm
Pub date
Nov 2016
In his latest book, Eric Scerri presents a completely original account of the nature of scientific progress. It consists of a holistic and unified approach in which science is seen as a living and ev ... Read more

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AHA!: The Moments of Insight That Shape Our World

ISBN : 9780190690274

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¥2,915
Author: 
William B. Irvine
Pages
376 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
127 x 178 mm
Pub date
Oct 2017
Great ideas often develop gradually after studying a problem at length-but not always. Sometimes, an insight hits like a bolt from the blue. For Archimedes, clarity struck while he was taking a bath. ... Read more

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All Talked Out: Naturalism and the Future of Philosophy

ISBN : 9780190686802

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¥4,301
Author: 
J. D. Trout
Pages
184 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
127 x 178 mm
Pub date
Jan 2018
In All Talked Out J.D. Trout exemplifies the power of science in a philosopher's hands, and takes a welcome look at the resulting fate of philosophy. Based on his 2013 Phi Beta Kappa Romanell Lectures ... Read more

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Applying Mathematics: Immersion, Inference, Interpretation

ISBN : 9780198815044

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¥8,217
Author: 
Otavio Bueno; Steven French
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jun 2018
How is that when scientists need some piece of mathematics through which to frame their theory, it is there to hand? Otavio Bueno and Steven French address that question through a detailed examination ... Read more

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Bayesian Philosophy of Science

ISBN : 9780199672110

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¥10,956
Author: 
Jan Sprenger; Stephan Hartmann
Pages
416 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
161 x 161 mm
Pub date
Aug 2019
How should we reason in science? Jan Sprenger and Stephan Hartmann offer a refreshing take on classical topics in philosophy of science, using a single key concept to explain and to elucidate manifold ... Read more

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Bayesian Philosophy of Science

ISBN : 9780199672127

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¥4,565
Author: 
Jan Sprenger; Stephan Hartmann
Pages
384 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Aug 2019
How should we reason in science? Jan Sprenger and Stephan Hartmann offer a refreshing take on classical topics in philosophy of science, using a single key concept to explain and to elucidate manifold ... Read more

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Because Without Cause

ISBN : 9780197508671

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¥6,149
Author: 
Marc Lange
Pages
514 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
May 2020
Not all scientific explanations work by describing causal connections between events or the world's overall causal structure. Some mathematical proofs explain why the theorems being proved hold. In th ... Read more

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Bernard Bolzano: Theory of Science

ISBN : 9780199684380

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¥60,258
Author: 
Rolf George; Paul Rusnock
Pages
2044 Pages
Format
Multiple Copy Pack
Size
163 x 240 mm
Pub date
Mar 2014
This is the first complete English translation of Bernard Bolzano's four-volume Wissenschaftslehre or Theory of Science, a masterwork of theoretical philosophy. Bolzano (1781-1848), one of the greates ... Read more

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Best Explanations: New Essays on Inference to the Best Explanation

ISBN : 9780198746904

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¥9,130
Author: 
Kevin McCain ; Ted Poston
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Dec 2017
Explanatory reasoning is ubiquitous. Not only are rigorous inferences to the best explanation used pervasively in the sciences, this kind of reasoning is common in everyday life. Despite its widesprea ... Read more

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Beyond the Dynamical Universe: Unifying Block Universe Physics and Time as Experienced

ISBN : 9780198807087

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¥10,043
Author: 
Michael Silberstein ; W.M. Stuckey ; Timothy McDevitt
Pages
424 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Dec 2017
Theoretical physics and foundations of physics have not made much progress in the last few decades. Whether we are talking about unifying general relativity and quantum field theory (quantum gravity), ... Read more

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