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Scientific Discovery, Logic, and Rationality (Boston Studies in the Philosophy of Science)

by T. Nickles

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  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy of science,
  • Science,
  • General,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Philosophy / General,
  • Philosophy-General,
  • Political Science-History & Theory - General,
  • Science / Philosophy & Social Aspects

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages404
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9095808M
    ISBN 109027710694
    ISBN 109789027710697

    Scientific Discovery: Logic and Tinkering Aharon Kantorovich. Categories: Mathematics\\Logic. Year: rationality philosophy discoveries creative discoverer law processes Post a Review You can write a book review and share your experiences. Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of. Of all published articles, the following were the most read within the past 12 months.

    Popper’s book “The Logic of Scientific Discovery” presents the method of critical rationalism in particular. Evidently, one of the most important ideas of Popper’s concept is the reflection of rationality that may be understood as a need to choose from several alternative theories the one, which seems to be the most effective. Realism and the Aim of Science is one of the three volumes of Karl Popper’s Postscript to the Logic of scientific Discovery. The Postscript is the culmination of Popper’s work in the philosophy of physics and a new famous attack on subjectivist approaches to philosophy of science.

    Toulmin’s Model of Argument and the “Logic” of Scientific Discovery 2. Toulmin on scientific discovery In his earlier book, The Philosophy of Science (Toulmin ; first pub-lished in ), Toulmin explored – in the spirit of the later Wittgenstein – the nature of arguments in the sciences. The crucial part of his investiga-File Size: KB. There a Logic of Scientific Discovery?" Rom Harre, The Principles of Scientific Thinking (Chicago, ) a bit dated but quite useful for Ch. 2, "Models in Theories," which contains some useful distinctions and a somewhat baroque classification of different types of models.. Mary B. Hesse, Models and Analogies in Science (Notre Dame, )File Size: 2MB.


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Scientific Discovery, Logic, and Rationality (Boston Studies in the Philosophy of Science) by T. Nickles Download PDF EPUB FB2

It is fast becoming a cliche that scientific discovery is being rediscovered. For two philosophical generations (that of the Scientific Discovery and that of the Followers of the logical positivist and logical empiricist movements), discovery had been consigned to the domain of the intractable, the ineffable, the inscrutable.

It is fast becoming a cliche that scientific discovery is being rediscovered. For two philosophical generations (that of the Founders and that of the Followers of the logical positivist and logical empiricist movements), discovery had been consigned to the domain of the intractable, the ineffable, the inscrutable.

The philosophy of science was focused on the so-called context. It is fast becoming a cliche that scientific discovery is being rediscovered. For two philosophical generations (that of the Founders and that of the Followers of the logical positivist and logical empiricist movements), discovery had been consigned to the domain of.

Scientific Discovery, Logic, and Rationality | T. Nickles | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. Described by and Rationality book philosopher A.J. Ayer as a work of 'great originality and power', this book revolutionized contemporary thinking on science and knowledge.

Ideas such as the now legendary doctrine of 'falsificationism' electrified the scientific community, influencing even working scientists, as well as post-war philosophy.

This astonishing work ranks alongside The 5/5(3). The Logic of Scientific Discovery is a deserved classic. Rarely has the genius of one man been able to so transform the tradition of scientific interpretation as Popper did.

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Sir Karl Poppers book, The Logic of Scientific Discovery, directly addresses these issues and additionally tackles a theme important to philosophy epistemology or the growth of knowledge. A critical I volunteered to read this book in my PhD Doctoral Seminar because I thought my German language abilities would help me further understand Karl Popper.4/5.

The Logic of Scientific Discovery is a book about the philosophy of science by the philosopher Karl rewrote his book in English from the (imprint '') German original, titled Logik der Forschung.

Zur Erkenntnistheorie der modernen Naturwissenschaft, which literally translates as, "Logic of Research: On the Epistemology of Author: Karl Popper. Scientific research is viewed as a deliberate activity and the logic of discovery consists of strategies and arguments whereby the best objectives (questions) and optimal means for achieving these objectives (heuristics) are chosen.

This book includes a discussion and some proposals regardingBrand: Springer Netherlands. The Logic of Scientific Discovery The Logic of Scienti fic Discovery is a translation of Logik der Forschung, published In order to bring the book up to date, the author has added new appendices and new footnotes.

Some of these merely expand the text, or correct it; but others explain where the author has changed his File Size: 3MB. Scientific discovery is the process or product of successful scientific inquiry. Objects of discovery can be things, events, processes, causes, and properties as well as theories and hypotheses and their features (their explanatory power, for example).

Most philosophical discussions of scientific discoveries focus on the generation of new. The Paperback of the Scientific Discovery, Logic, and Rationality by Thomas Nickles at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed.

Print book: Conference publication: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: For what these volumes achieve, in effect, is the continuation of a tradition which had once been strong in the philosophy of science - namely, that tradition which addressed the question of scientific discovery as a central question in the understanding of science.

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Historicist Theories of Scientific Rationality First published Wed Many scientists, philosophers, and laypersons have regarded science as the one human enterprise that successfully escapes the contingencies of history to establish eternal truths about the universe, via a special, rational method of by: 5.

: logic of scientific discovery. Skip to main content. Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Basket. All. The Logic of Scientific Discovery by Karl Popper is an analysis of scientific thinking through his particular view of epistemology.

Popper is a well-known philosopher of science. In this work, he investigates where scientific findings fit into philosophy through examining what differentiates true knowledge from false knowledge.

The Logic of Scientific Discovery is a deserved classic. Rarely has the genius of one man been able to so transform the tradition of scientific interpretation as Popper did. But since Popper has so many contemporary advocates I thought in this review I could suggest some problems or misinterpretations in his thought/5(64).

Full text of "Popper Logic Scientific Discovery" See other formats. THE LOGIC OF SCIENTIFIC DISCOVERY on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. THE LOGIC OF SCIENTIFIC DISCOVERY In Defence of Science and Rationality Karl Popper.

out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. $ The Open Society and its Enemies Karl Popper. out of 5 stars 1. Kindle Edition/5(8).Discovery, we are often told, is a nonrational affair.

Some who speak this way follow Hans Reichenbach in distinguishing the context of discovery from that of Cited by: Get this from a library!

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