The devil in the details : asymptotic reasoning in explanation, reduction, and emergence

The author's study of the complexities of universal behaviour proposes that asymptotic reasoning is essential for explaining universal behaviour. This has important consequences for our understanding of the scientific process as a whole

Main Author: Batterman, Robert W.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2002, 2002
Series:Oxford studies in philosophy of science / Oxford studies in philosophy of science
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:The author's study of the complexities of universal behaviour proposes that asymptotic reasoning is essential for explaining universal behaviour. This has important consequences for our understanding of the scientific process as a whole
Physical Description:x, 144 p. ill
ISBN:9780199833078