The material realization of science : from habermas to experimentation and referential realism / Hans Radder.

Author
Radder, Hans [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
Revised edition, with a new postscript.
Published/​Created
Dordrecht : Springer, [2012]
Description
xix, 205 pages ; 25 cm

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Series
Notes
Originally presented as the author's dissertation (doctoral)--Vrije Universiteit te Amsterdam, 1984.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-199) and index.
Language note
Translation from the Dutch.
Contents
  • Habermas's philosophy of the natural sciences
  • Habermas on objectivity and truth: analysis and critique
  • Experimentation in the natural sciences
  • Verifiability and reference, relativism and realism
  • Specification and application: two case studies from the history and philosophy of quantum mechanics
  • Conclusion
  • Postscript 2012.
Other format(s)
Also published electronically.
ISBN
  • 9789400741065 ((hbk. ; : acid-free paper))
  • 9400741065 ((hbk. ; : acid-free paper))
LCCN
2012935860
OCLC
796274207
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