By Vassilios Karakostas,Dennis Dieks
This e-book features a choice of unique convention papers masking all significant fields within the philosophy of technology, which were equipped into topics. the 1st part of this quantity starts off with the formal philosophy of technology, strikes directly to idealization, illustration and rationalization after which finishes with realism, anti-realism and distinctive technology legislation. the second one part covers the philosophy of the actual sciences, taking a look at quantum mechanics, spontaneous symmetry breaking, the philosophy of house and time, linking physics and metaphysics and the philosophy of chemistry.
Further themed sections disguise the philosophies of the existence sciences, the cognitive sciences and the social sciences. Readers will locate that this quantity offers a very good evaluation of the cutting-edge within the philosophy of technology, as practiced in several ecu nations.
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EPSA11 Perspectives and Foundational Problems in Philosophy of Science: 2 (The European Philosophy of Science Association Proceedings) by Vassilios Karakostas,Dennis Dieks