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Title EPSA epistemology and methodology of science : launch of the European Philosophy of Science Association / Mauricio Suárez, Mauro Dorato, Miklós Rédei, editors
Published Dordrecht : Springer, ©2010


Description 1 online resource (x, 341 pages) : illustrations
Contents EPSA Epistemology and Methodology of Science; Introduction; 1 Naturalism and the Scientific Status of the Social Sciences; 2 Reconsidering Gilbert's Account of Social Norms; 3 Theories for Use: On the Bearing of Basic Science on Practical Problems; 4 Structural Realism as a Form of Humility; 5 Approaching the Truth via Belief Change in Propositional Languages; 6 Can Graphical Causal Inference Be Extended to Nonlinear Settings?; 7 Towards a Grammar of Bayesian Confirmation; 8 Epistemic Accuracy and Subjective Probability; 9 Interpretation in the Natural Sciences
Summary These volumes collect a selection of papers presented at the Founding Conference of the European Philosophy of Science Association meeting in Madrid. The volumes provide an excellent overview of the state of the art in philosophy of science as practised nowadays in different European countries
Analysis filosofie
sociale wetenschappen
social sciences
philosophy of science
Philosophy (General)
Filosofie (algemeen)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Science -- Philosophy -- Congresses
Science -- Methodology -- Congresses
SCIENCE -- Philosophy & Social Aspects.
Science -- Methodology.
Science -- Philosophy.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Actes de congrès.
Form Electronic book
Author Suárez, Mauricio.
Dorato, Mauro, 1960-
Rédei, Miklós.
European Philosophy of Science Association. Conference (2007 : Madrid, Spain)
ISBN 9789048132638