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Philosophy & theory

Isaac Newton's Scientific Method: Turning Data into Evidence About Gravity and Cosmology

ISBN : 9780198709428

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¥7,469
Author: 
William L. Harper
Pages
448 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
162 x 233 mm
Pub date
Oct 2014
Isaac Newton's Scientific Method examines Newton's argument for universal gravity and his application of it to resolve the problem of deciding between geocentric and heliocentric world systems by meas ... Read more

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It Keeps Me Seeking: The Invitation from Science, Philosophy and Religion

ISBN : 9780198808282

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¥4,290
Author: 
Andrew Briggs; Hans Halvorson; Andrew Steane
Pages
384 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Sep 2018
Brings together science, religion and philosophy to cogently explain the thesis Blends the authors personal experiences, while maintaining scholarly integrity, to produce a colourful discourse ... Read more

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Madness: A Philosophical Exploration

ISBN : 9780197613832

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¥12,694
Author: 
Justin Garson
Pages
312 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Apr 2022
Since the time of Hippocrates, madness has typically been viewed through the lens of disease, dysfunction, and defect. Madness, like all other disease, happens when something in the mind, or in the br ... Read more

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Making AI Intelligible: Philosophical Foundations

ISBN : 9780192894724

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¥6,138
Author: 
Herman Cappelen; Josh Dever
Pages
192 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
Apr 2021
Can humans and artificial intelligences share concepts and communicate? Making AI Intelligible shows that philosophical work on the metaphysics of meaning can help answer these questions. Herman Cappe ... Read more

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Making Sense of the World: New Essays on the Philosophy of Understanding

ISBN : 9780190469863

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¥14,927
Author: 
Stephen R. Grimm
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Dec 2017
Making Sense of the World offers original work on the nature of understanding by a range of distinguished philosophers. Although some of the essays are by scholars well known for their work on underst ... Read more

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Mathematics and Scientific Representation

ISBN : 9780199757107

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¥15,620
Author: 
Christopher Pincock
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
161 x 240 mm
Pub date
Apr 2012
Series
Oxford Studies in the Philosophy of Science
Mathematics plays a central role in much of contemporary science, but philosophers have struggled to understand what this role is or how significant it might be for mathematics and science. In this bo ... Read more

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Metaphysics and the Philosophy of Science: New Essays

ISBN : 9780199363209

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¥15,785
Author: 
Matthew Slater; Zanja Yudell
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Apr 2017
The question of the proper role of metaphysics in philosophy of science is both significant and contentious. The last few decades have seen considerable engagement with philosophical projects aptly de ... Read more

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Neurocognitive Mechanisms: Explaining Biological Cognition

ISBN : 9780198866282

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¥16,368
Author: 
Gualtiero Piccinini
Pages
416 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Oct 2020
In Neurocognitive Mechanisms Gualtiero Piccinini presents the most systematic, rigorous, and comprehensive philosophical defence to date of the computational theory of cognition. His view posits that ... Read more

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On the Natural Sciences: An Arabic Critical Edition and English Translation of Epistles 15-21

ISBN : 9780199683802

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¥20,053
Author: 
Carmela Baffioni
Pages
969 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 237 mm
Pub date
Nov 2013
Series
Epistles of the Brethren of Purity
This is the first critical edition of Epistles 15-21 of the Brethren of Purity, which explore the natural sciences and correspond to Aristotle's great works on philosophy of nature. Along with Epistle ... Read more

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Perspectival Realism

ISBN : 9780197555620

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¥16,984
Author: 
Michela Massimi
Pages
416 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Mar 2022
Series
Oxford Studies in the Philosophy of Science
What does it mean to be a realist about science if one takes seriously the view that scientific knowledge is always perspectival, namely historically and culturally situated? In Perspectival Realism, ... Read more

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