Philosophy of Science Introduction

Getting Science Wrong: Why The Philosophy Of Science Matters  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Jan. 11, 2018
Getting Science Wrong: Why The Philosophy Of Science Matters

Getting Science Wrong: Why The Philosophy Of Science Matters by Paul Dicken
English | January 11th, 2018 | ASIN: B0773P2LBL, ISBN: 1350007277, 1350007285 | 224 pages | EPUB | 1.01 MB

When Galileo dropped cannon-balls from the top of the Leaning Tower of Pisa, he did more than overturn centuries of scientific orthodoxy. At a stroke, he established a new conception of the scientific method based upon careful experimentation and rigorous observation - and also laid the groundwork for an ongoing conflict between the critical open-mindedness of science and the recalcitrant dogmatism of religion that would continue to the modern day.

Theory and Reality: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Science [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Jan. 11, 2018
Theory and Reality: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Science [Audiobook]

Theory and Reality: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Science [Audiobook] by Peter Godfrey-Smith
English | December 19th, 2017 | ASIN: B07884C87Y, ISBN: 1541467833 | MP3@64 kbps | 10 hrs 28 mins | 288.38 MB
Narrator: Matthew Lloyd Davies

How does science work? Does it tell us what the world is "really" like? What makes it different from other ways of understanding the universe? In Theory and Reality, Peter Godfrey-Smith addresses these questions by taking the listener on a grand tour of 100 years of debate about science. The result is a completely accessible introduction to the main themes of the philosophy of science.

The History And Philosophy Of Science: A Reader  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Jan. 10, 2018
The History And Philosophy Of Science: A Reader

Daniel McKaughan, Holly VandeWall, "The History And Philosophy Of Science: A Reader"
ISBN: 1474232736, 1474232728 | 2018 | EPUB | 1098 pages | 6 MB
Jean Le Rond D'Alembert: A New Theory of the Resistance of Fluids (Studies in History and Philosophy of Science)

Jean Le Rond D'Alembert: A New Theory of the Resistance of Fluids (Studies in History and Philosophy of Science) by Julián Simón Calero
English | 7 Feb. 2018 | ISBN: 3319679996 | 292 Pages | PDF | 4.87 MB

In the commentaries to this book we try to understand d’Alembert thoughts and how he contrives to translate his ideas on mechanics to the fluid realm with a new and radical point of view; how he arrives at the first two fundamental differential

Understand Philosophy of Science A Teach Yourself Guide  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Dec. 24, 2017
Understand Philosophy of Science A Teach Yourself Guide

Understand Philosophy of Science A Teach Yourself Guide by Mel Thompson
English | September 7, 2012 | ISBN: 1444157655 | PDF | 208 pages | 0.8 MB
Thinking about Science, Reflecting on Art: Bringing Aesthetics and Philosophy of Science Together

Thinking about Science, Reflecting on Art: Bringing Aesthetics and Philosophy of Science Together by Dean Rickles, Otávio Bueno, George Darby, Steven French
2017 | ISBN: 1138687324 | English | 202 pages | PDF | 2 MB
Objectivity in the Feminist Philosophy of Science (Continuum Studies in Philosophy)

Objectivity in the Feminist Philosophy of Science (Continuum Studies in Philosophy) by Karen Cordrick Haely
English | March 20th, 2008 | ASIN: B00OOV4F16, ISBN: 0826499546 | 160 Pages | EPUB | 0.21 MB

Scientific knowledge is widely considered to be the most certain kind of knowledge, free from social or cultural bias. This freedom from bias or values, the objectivity of science, is a key reason why scientific knowledge holds its privileged position in society.
Hypotheses and Perspectives in the History and Philosophy of Science: Homage to Alexandre Koyré 1892-1964

Hypotheses and Perspectives in the History and Philosophy of Science: Homage to Alexandre Koyré 1892-1964 By Raffaele Pisano
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 497 Pages | ISBN : 3319617109 | 9.74 MB

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of his passing (in 2014), this special book features studies on Alexandre Koyré (1892–1964), one of the most influential historians of science of the 20th century, who re-evaluated prevalent thinking on the history and philosophy of science. In particular, it explores Koyré’s intellectual matrix and heritage within interdisciplinary fields of historical, epistemological and philosophical scientific thought.

The Continuum Companion to the Philosophy of Science (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at Oct. 7, 2017
The Continuum Companion to the Philosophy of Science (repost)

The Continuum Companion to the Philosophy of Science (Continuum Companions) by Juha Saatsi and Steven French
English | 2011 | ISBN: 1441187618 | 464 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Philosophy of Science: The Key Thinkers  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Sept. 29, 2017
Philosophy of Science: The Key Thinkers

Philosophy of Science: The Key Thinkers by James Robert Brown
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1441128816, 1441142002 | 288 pages | PDF + EPUB | 4,5 + 1 MB