Theory and truth : philosophical critique within foundational science

Sceptics have cast doubt on the idea that scientific theories give us a true picture of an objective world. This text examines three kinds of sceptical arguments about scientific truth, and explores the role that these play within foundational science

Main Author: Sklar, Lawrence
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Clarendon 2000, 2000
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Sceptics have cast doubt on the idea that scientific theories give us a true picture of an objective world. This text examines three kinds of sceptical arguments about scientific truth, and explores the role that these play within foundational science
Physical Description:x, 153 p.
ISBN:9780191598449