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Conceptual Tools for Understanding Nature: 3: Proceedings of the 3rd International Symposium, Trieste, 21-23 June 1995

ProceedingsOut of Print

Edited By: G Costa, G Calucci and M Giorgi

269 pages, Figs

World Scientific Publishing

Hardback | Dec 1997 | #70952 | ISBN: 9810231733
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Contents

Some limits of science and scientists, J.D. Barrow; three limits of scientific knowledge, H. Pietschmann; on features and meaning of scientific knowledge, G. Diambrini-Palazzi; how science approaches the world - risky truths versus misleading certitides, F.T. Arecchi; on discovery and justification, M.C. Galavotti; thought experiments - a philosophical analysis, G. Bobiolo; causality - epistemological questions and cognitive answers, R. Viale; scientific inquiry via rational hypothesis revision, D. Osherson; probabilistic epistemology, R. Jeffrey; the transferable belief model for uncertainty representation, P. Smets; chemistry and complexity, G. Del Re; the difficult epistemology of medicine, S. Nordio; evolution and learning in economic organizations, M. Warglien. (Part contents).

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