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What I do not believe : and other essays, Ed. by Stephen Toulmin and Harry Woolf

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What I do not believe : and other essays
Title
What I do not believe
Title remainder
and other essays
Statement of responsibility
Ed. by Stephen Toulmin and Harry Woolf
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
TXA
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Hanson, Norwood Russell
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1922-2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Toulmin, Stephen
  • Woolf, Harry
Series statement
Synthese library
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Philosophy
Label
What I do not believe : and other essays, Ed. by Stephen Toulmin and Harry Woolf
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introductory note -- Acknowledgements -- Part I. Philosophy of science -- I. A picture theory of theory-making -- II. On elementary particle theory -- III. Some philosophical aspects of contemporary cosmologies -- IV. Stability proofs and consistency proofs: a loose analogy -- Part II. History of Science -- V. Leverrier: the zenith and nadir of Newtonian mechanics -- VI. The contributions of other disciplines to the 19th century physics -- Part III. General philosophy -- VII. On being in two places at once -- VIII. Copernicus' rôle in Kant's revolution -- IX. It's actual, so it's possible -- X. On having the same visual experiences -- XI. Mental events yet again: retrospect on some old arguments -- Part IV. Logic -- XII. Imagining the impossible -- XIII. On the impossibility of any future metaphysics -- XIV. Good inductive reasons -- XV. A budget of cross-type inferences, or invention is the mother of necessity -- XVI. The irrelevance of history of science to philosophy of science -- XVII. The idea of a logic of discovery -- Part V. Religion -- XVIII. The agnostic's dilemma -- XIX. What I don't believe -- Part VI. The theory of flight -- Introduction / by Edward MacKinnon -- XX. Lecture One: The discovery of air -- XXI. Lecture two: The shape of an idea -- XXII. Lecture three: The idea of a shape
Control code
4845451
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 390 pages
Lccn
lum83082746
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)136955
Label
What I do not believe : and other essays, Ed. by Stephen Toulmin and Harry Woolf
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introductory note -- Acknowledgements -- Part I. Philosophy of science -- I. A picture theory of theory-making -- II. On elementary particle theory -- III. Some philosophical aspects of contemporary cosmologies -- IV. Stability proofs and consistency proofs: a loose analogy -- Part II. History of Science -- V. Leverrier: the zenith and nadir of Newtonian mechanics -- VI. The contributions of other disciplines to the 19th century physics -- Part III. General philosophy -- VII. On being in two places at once -- VIII. Copernicus' rôle in Kant's revolution -- IX. It's actual, so it's possible -- X. On having the same visual experiences -- XI. Mental events yet again: retrospect on some old arguments -- Part IV. Logic -- XII. Imagining the impossible -- XIII. On the impossibility of any future metaphysics -- XIV. Good inductive reasons -- XV. A budget of cross-type inferences, or invention is the mother of necessity -- XVI. The irrelevance of history of science to philosophy of science -- XVII. The idea of a logic of discovery -- Part V. Religion -- XVIII. The agnostic's dilemma -- XIX. What I don't believe -- Part VI. The theory of flight -- Introduction / by Edward MacKinnon -- XX. Lecture One: The discovery of air -- XXI. Lecture two: The shape of an idea -- XXII. Lecture three: The idea of a shape
Control code
4845451
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 390 pages
Lccn
lum83082746
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)136955

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