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Philosophy & theory

Reconsidering Causal Powers: Historical and Conceptual Perspectives

ISBN : 9780198869528

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¥13,299
Author: 
Henrik Lagerlund; Benjamin Hill; Stathis Psillos
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jan 2021
Causal powers are returning to the forefront of realist philosophy of science. Once central features of philosophical thinking about the natures of substances and causes, they were banished during the ... Read more

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Reconstructing Reality: Models, Mathematics, and Simulations

ISBN : 9780199380275

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¥16,456
Author: 
Margaret Morrison
Pages
344 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
148 x 216 mm
Pub date
Jan 2015
Attempts to understand various aspects of the empirical world often rely on modelling processes that involve a reconstruction of systems under investigation. Typically the reconstruction uses mathemat ... Read more

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Richard Rufus of Cornwall: In Aristotelis De Generatione Et Corruptione

ISBN : 9780197264997

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¥16,368
Author: 
Neil Lewis; Rega Wood
Pages
350 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
158 x 239 mm
Pub date
Oct 2011
Series
Auctores Britannici Medii Aevi
Richard Rufus of Cornwall was an early Scholastic philosopher-theologian who taught at the Universities of Paris and Oxford between 1231 and 1255. In those years he played a vital part in the transfor ... Read more

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Science and Religion: A Very Short Introduction (2nd edition)

ISBN : 9780198831020

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¥1,793
Author: 
Thomas Dixon; Adam Shapiro
Pages
176 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
111 x 174 mm
Pub date
Feb 2022
Series
Very Short Introductions
Reveals how the debate between theological and scientific argument has long been fuelled by complex cultural and political contexts Explains the philosophical concepts that shape current debates ... Read more

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Science Without Numbers (2nd edition)

ISBN : 9780198777915

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¥12,683
Author: 
Hartry Field
Pages
176 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
Oct 2016
Science Without Numbers caused a stir in philosophy on its original publication in 1980, with its bold nominalist approach to the ontology of mathematics and science. Hartry Field argues that we can e ... Read more

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Science Without Numbers (2nd edition)

ISBN : 9780198777922

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¥5,115
Author: 
Hartry Field
Pages
176 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Oct 2016
Science Without Numbers caused a stir in philosophy on its original publication in 1980, with its bold nominalist approach to the ontology of mathematics and science. Hartry Field argues that we can e ... Read more

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Scientific Collaboration and Collective Knowledge: New Essays

ISBN : 9780190680534

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¥19,140
Author: 
Michael Weisberg
Pages
232 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Dec 2017
Descartes once argued that, with sufficient effort and skill, a single scientist could uncover fundamental truths about our world. Contemporary science proves the limits of this claim. From synthesi ... Read more

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Scientific Metaphysics

ISBN : 9780198744108

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¥5,929
Author: 
Don Ross; James Ladyman; Harold Kincaid
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
140 x 213 mm
Pub date
May 2015
Scientific Metaphysics collects original essays by some of the world's leading philosophers of science on the question of whether metaphysics can and should be naturalized-that is, conducted as a part ... Read more

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Scientific Representation: Paradoxes of Perspective

ISBN : 9780199278237

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¥5,929
Author: 
Bas C. van Fraassen
Pages
424 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 231 mm
Pub date
Jul 2010
Bas C. van Fraassen presents an original exploration of how we represent the world. Science represents natural phenomena by means of theories, as well as in many concrete ways by such means as picture ... Read more

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Systematicity: The Nature of Science

ISBN : 9780199985050

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¥17,413
Author: 
Paul Hoyningen-Huene
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 240 mm
Pub date
Jun 2013
In Systematicity, Paul Hoyningen-Huene answers the question "What is science?" by proposing that scientific knowledge is primarily distinguished from other forms of knowledge, especially everyday know ... Read more

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