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Philosophy of Science

lecture course
Monday 16:15 - 17:45   Room 208 

The course provides an introduction to modern analytic philosophy of science.

The main topics:

- Induction
- Conventionalism and the Duhem-Quine Thesis
- Observation
- Science and Metaphysics

The basic textbook:
 
Donald Gillies:
Philosophy of Science in the Twentieth Century
Four Central Themes.

(Oxford: Blackwell 1993)
Donald Gillies
 




2010-02-07


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Schlick


Hilbert
Fine


Ayer
Grünbaum


Gödel
Russell


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Salmon


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Kant


Kuhn
Lakatos


Cartwright
Lewis

Hume
Reichenbach


Einstein
Friedman


Poincaré
Van Fraassen


Hahn
Mach


Putnam
Quine


Popper
Earman



 
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