On Scientific Representations: From Kant to a New Philosophy of Science by G. BonioloOn Scientific Representations: From Kant to a New Philosophy of Science by G. Boniolo

On Scientific Representations: From Kant to a New Philosophy of Science

byG. Boniolo

Hardcover | April 25, 2007

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Scientific concepts, laws, theories and models are representations but are uniquely different. This book explores each within an original, philosophical framework rooted in the Kantian tradition. Through a revisionist historical approach, it shows how this tradition helps us rethink contemporary issues in epistemology and the philosophy of science.
GIOVANNI BONIOLO Lectures at the the Firc Institute of Molecular Oncology (IFOM, Milano), Italy, and is the scientific coordinator of the PhD program in 'Foundations of Life Science and their Ethical Consequences' at the European School of Molecular Medicine (SEMM, Milano). He has published extensively in philosophy of science, epistem...
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Title:On Scientific Representations: From Kant to a New Philosophy of ScienceFormat:HardcoverDimensions:251 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.8 inPublished:April 25, 2007Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230522084

ISBN - 13:9780230522084

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Table of Contents

Preface Concepts and Objects Laws of Nature Theories, Models, Thought Experiments and Counterfactuals Bibliography Index