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Title Structuralist theory of science : focal issues, new results / edited by Wolfgang Balzer and C. Ulises Moulines
Published Berlin ; New York : Walter de Gruyter, 1996
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 295 pages :) : illustrations
Series Perspektiven der analytischen Philosophie = Perspectives in analytical philosophy ; Bd. 6
Perspectives in analytical philosophy ; Bd. 6
Contents ""Chap. 1 Structuralism: The Basic Ideas""; ""Chap. 2 Structuralism as Developed Within the Model-Theoretical Approach in the Philosophy of Science""; ""Chap. 3 Scientific Explanation""; ""Chap. 4 Structuralism and the Interrogative Model of Inquiry""; ""Chap. 5 Pragmatic and Diachronic Aspects of Structuralism""; ""Chap. 6 Truth Apoproximation by the Hypothetico-Deductive Method""; ""Chap. 7 Probability, Confirmation and Testing from a Structuralist Perspective""; ""Chap. 8 Theoretical Terms: Recent Developments""; ""Chap. 9 Holism and the Empirical Claim of Theory-Nets""
""Chap. 10 Symmetry and Invariance""""Chap. 11 Bridges, Constraints, and Links""; ""Chap. 12 A Rigorous Set Theoretical Foundation of the Structuralist Approach""; ""Chap. 13 Categorial Structuralism""; ""Name Index""; ""Subject Index""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Science -- Philosophy.
Form Electronic book
Author Balzer, Wolfgang, 1947-
Moulines, Carles Ulises.
ISBN 3110879425 (electronic bk.)
9783110879421 (electronic bk.)
(acid-free paper)