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Philosophy of Science

Matthew Stanley, PENGUIN, 2020
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How an unknown German and an Englishman on opposite sides of WWI created a scientific revolution In 1916, Arthur Eddington, a war-weary British astronomer,...
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Porter Theodore, PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2020
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What accounts for the prestige of quantitative methods? The usual answer is that quantification is desirable in social investigation as a result of its...
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Porter Theodore, PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2020
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The Rise of Statistical Thinking, 1820–1900 explores the history of statistics from the field’s origins in the nineteenth century through to the factors...
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Strevens Michael, ALLEN LANE, 2020
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Rich with tales of discovery from Galileo to general relativity, a stimulating and timely analysis of how science works and why we need it. 'The best...
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Ladyman James, YALE UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2020
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A clear, concise introduction to the quickly growing field of complexity science that explains its conceptual and mathematical foundations What is a...
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Marcolli Matilde, MIT PRESS, 2020
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Exploring common themes in modern art, mathematics, and science, including the concept of space, the notion of randomness, and the shape of the cosmos....
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Wasserman Ryan, OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2020
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Ryan Wasserman explores a range of fascinating questions raised by the possibility of time travel. This volume explores a wide-range of puzzles such as...
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Lange Marc, OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2020
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Not all scientific explanations work by describing causal connections between events or the world's overall causal structure. Some mathematical proofs...
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Nicolaides Demetris, OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2020
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In Search of a Theory of Everything takes readers on an adventurous journey through space and time on a quest for a unified "theory of everything" by means...
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Moss Sarah, OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2020
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Traditional philosophical discussions of knowledge have focused on the epistemic status of full beliefs. Sarah Moss argues that in addition to full beliefs,...
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Rickles Dean, POLITY PRESS, 2020
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Philosophy of science puts science itself under the microscope: What exactly is science? How do its explanations of the world differ from those of other...
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Maor Eli, PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2020
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Trigonometry has a reputation as a dry, difficult branch of mathematics, a glorified form of geometry complicated by tedious computation. In Trigonometric...
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McIntyre Lee, MIT PRESS, 2020
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An argument that what makes science distinctive is its emphasis on evidence and scientists' willingness to change theories on the basis of new evidence....
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Cowles Henry, HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2020
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The surprising history of the scientific method—from an evolutionary account of thinking to a simple set of steps—and the rise of psychology in the...
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Lee Edward Ashford, MIT PRESS, 2020
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Should digital technology be viewed as a new life form, sharing our ecosystem and coevolving with us? Are humans defining technology, or is technology...
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Linnebo Oystein, PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2020
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A sophisticated, original introduction to the philosophy of mathematics from one of its leading contemporary scholars Mathematics is one of humanity's most...
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Jammer Max, DOVER, 1999
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"Professor Jammer's book traces the rise of force from the primordial 'nht' in Egyptian antiquity through its zenith as the central element of physical...
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Jammer Max, DOVER, 2012
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Although the concept of space is of fundamental importance in both physics and philosophy, until the publication of this book, the idea of space had never...
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Brandon Robert , CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2020
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In this Element, we extend our earlier treatment of biology's first law. The law says that in any evolutionary system in which there is variation and...
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Carrier Martin, MIT PRESS, 2020
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An introduction to the new area of ignorance studies that examines how science produces ignorance—both actively and passively, intentionally and...
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Maor Eli, PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2020
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Music is filled with mathematical elements. The works of Bach are often said to possess a math-like logic, and Arnold Schoenberg, Iannis Xenakis, and...
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De Vignemont Frederique, OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2020
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Our own body seems to be the object that we know the best for we constantly receive a flow of internal information about it. Yet bodily awareness has...
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Renn Jurgen, PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2020
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This book presents a new way of thinking about the history of science and technology, one that offers a grand narrative of human history in which knowledge...
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Zellini Paolo, ALLEN LANE, 2020
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Is mathematics a discovery or an invention? Do numbers truly exist? What sort of reality do formulas describe? The complexity of mathematics - its abstract...
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Singham Mano, OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2020
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Science has revolutionized our lives and continues to show inexorable progress today. It may seem obvious that this must be because its theories are...
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O'Connor Cailin, CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2020
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This is an Element surveying the most important literature using game theory and evolutionary game theory to shed light on questions in the philosophy of...
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De Smedt Johan, CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2020
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This Element focuses on three challenges of evolution to religion: teleology, human origins, and the evolution of religion itself. First, religious...
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Faye Jan , BLOOMSBURY, 2019
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Niels Bohr and Philosophy of Physics: Twenty-First Century Perspectives examines the philosophical views, influences and legacy of the Nobel Prize physicist...
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Tallis Raymond, AGENDA PUBLISHING
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Time’s mysteries seem to resist comprehension and what remains, once the familiar metaphors are stripped away, can stretch even the most profound...
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Humphreys Paul, OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2019
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Barrett Jeffrey, OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2019
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In this book Jeffrey A. Barrett provides an introduction to the history and conceptual foundations of quantum mechanics. He begins with a description of...
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Scerri Eric R., OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2019
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The periodic table of elements is among the most recognizable image in science. It lies at the core of chemistry and embodies the most fundamental...
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Grimes David Robert, SIMON & SCHUSTER, 2019
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It may seem a big claim, but knowing how to think clearly and critically has literally helped save the world. In September 1983, at the height of the Cold...
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Roberts David Lindsay, JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2019
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Once upon a time in America, few knew or cared about math. In Republic of Numbers, David Lindsay Roberts tells the story of how all that changed, as America...
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Edwards A.W.F., DOVER, 2019
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"An impressive culmination of meticulous research into original sources, this definitive study constitutes the first full-length history of the Arithmetic...
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Berlinghoff William, DOVER, 2019
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"This is a beautiful, important book, a pleasure to read, in which the history recounted truly illuminates the mathematical ideas, and the ideas themselves...
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Carnot Sadi, DOVER, 1988
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Reflections on the Motive Power of Fire," along with other papers in this volume, laid the foundation of modern thermodynamics. Highly readable,...
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Alger Bradley, OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2019
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Defense of Scientific Hypothesis: From Reproducibility Crisis to Big Data sets out to explain and defend the scientific hypothesis. Alger's mission is to...
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Ede Andrew, CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2019
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Technology and Society: A World History explores the creative power of humanity from the age of stone tools to the digital revolution. It introduces...
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Oreskes Naomi, PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2019
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Do doctors really know what they are talking about when they tell us vaccines are safe? Should we take climate experts at their word when they warn us about...
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Okasha Samir, OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2019
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Over the last forty years the philosophy of biology has emerged as an important sub-discipline of the philosophy of science. Covering some of science's most...
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Richeson David, PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2019
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Tales of Impossibility recounts the intriguing story of the renowned problems of antiquity, four of the most famous and studied questions in the history of...
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Stillwell John, CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2019
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This Element aims to present an outline of mathematics and its history, with particular emphasis on events that shook up its philosophy. It ranges from the...
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Weinberg Steven, HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2019
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A wise, personal, and wide-ranging meditation on science and society by the Nobel Prize–winning author of To Explain the World. For more than four decades,...
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Stillwell John, PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2019
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This book presents reverse mathematics to a general mathematical audience for the first time. Reverse mathematics is a new field that answers some old...
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Sieg Wilfried, OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2019
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Hilbert's Programs & Beyond presents the foundational work of David Hilbert in a sequence of thematically organized essays. They first trace the roots of...
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Morris Thomas, CORGI BOOKS, 2019
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"Delightfully horrifying."--Popular Science One of Mental Floss's Best Books of 2018 One of Science Friday's Best Science Books of 2018 · A mysterious...
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Chevassus-au-Louis Nicolas, HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2019
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From a journalist and former lab researcher, a penetrating investigation of the explosion in cases of scientific fraud and the factors behind it. In the...
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