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Conceptual change and the philosophy of science : alternative interpretations of the a priori / by David J. Stump.

David J. Stump, author.

London : Routledge, 2015.

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  • Title:
    Conceptual change and the philosophy of science : alternative interpretations of the a priori / by David J. Stump.
  • Author: David J. Stump, author.
  • Subjects: Science -- Philosophy;
    Dewey: 501
  • Rights: Terms governing use: Copyright.
    Access restrictions: NON_PRINT_LEGAL_DEPOSIT
  • Publication Details: London : Routledge, 2015.
  • Language: English
  • Description: Contents:

    1. Introduction: Theories of the Constitutive Elements in Science  2. Reinventing Geometry as a Formal Science  3. Poincaré’s Conventionalisms  4. The Logical Empiricist or Positivist Engagement with A Priori Knowledge: Schlick, Reichenbach, Carnap, and Ayer  5. Alternative Conceptions of the A Priori: Cassirer, Lewis, and Pap  6. The Status of Newton’s Laws  7. Conceptual Change and the Constitutive Elements of Science: Kuhn, Friedman and Hacking  8. On the  Role of Mathematics in Physical Theory  9. Epilogue: A Pragmatic Theory of the Constitutive Elements in Science


  • Identifier: ISBN 9781317495376 (ePub ebook) : £85.00; ISBN £85.00; ISBN 9781317495383 (PDF ebook) : £85.00; ISBN 9781317495369 (Mobipocket ebook) : £85.00; BNB GBB572150; System number: 017382933
  • Notes: Bibliography note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white).
  • Series: Routledge studies in the philosophy of science ; 16
  • Shelfmark(s): General Reference Collection DRT ELD.DS.206272
  • UIN: BLL01017382933

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