Philosophy of science : key concepts / Steven French.

"Science has made a huge impact on human society over hundreds years, but how does it work? How do scientists do the things they do? How do they come up with the theories? How do they test them? How do they use these theories to explain phenomena? How do they draw conclusions from them about ho...

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Main Author: French, Steven (Author)
Format: Book
Published:London ; New York : Bloomsbury Academic, 2016.
Edition:Second edition.
Series:Key concepts.
Table of Contents:
  • Discovery
  • Heuristics
  • Explanation
  • Justification
  • Observation
  • Experiment
  • Realism
  • Anti-realism
  • Independence
  • Gender bias
  • Summary: where we've been and where to go for more.