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The Resource Science as it could have been : discussing the contingency / inevitability problem, edited by Léna Soler, Emiliano Trizio, and Andrew Pickering

Science as it could have been : discussing the contingency / inevitability problem, edited by Léna Soler, Emiliano Trizio, and Andrew Pickering

Label
Science as it could have been : discussing the contingency / inevitability problem
Title
Science as it could have been
Title remainder
discussing the contingency / inevitability problem
Statement of responsibility
edited by Léna Soler, Emiliano Trizio, and Andrew Pickering
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Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • 1966-
  • 1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Soler, Lena
  • Trizio, Emiliano
  • Pickering, Andrew
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  • Science
  • Science
  • Science
  • SCIENCE
  • SCIENCE
  • Science
  • Science
  • Science
  • Kontingenz
  • Wissenschaftsphilosophie
  • Wissenschaftlicher Fortschritt
Label
Science as it could have been : discussing the contingency / inevitability problem, edited by Léna Soler, Emiliano Trizio, and Andrew Pickering
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Publication
Copyright
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; Introduction. The Contingentist/Inevitabilist Debate: Current State of Play, Paradigmatic Forms of Problems and Arguments, Connections to More Familiar Philosophical Themes -- Léna Soler; Part I. Global Survey of the Problem Situation; 1. Why Contingentists Should Not Care about the Inevitabilist Demand to "Put-Up-or-Shut-Up": A Dialogic Reconstruction of the Argumentative Network -- Léna Soler; 2. Some Remarks about the Definitions of Contingentism and Inevitabilism -- Catherine Allamel-Raffin and Jean-Luc Gangloff; Part II. Contingency, Ontology and Realism
  • 3. Science, Contingency, and Ontology -- Andrew Pickering4. Scientific Realism and the Contingency of the History of Science -- Emiliano Trizio; 5. Contingency and Inevitability in Science: Instruments, Interfaces, and the Independent World -- Mieke Boon; Part III. In Search of a Concrete and Empirically Tractable Way of Framing the Contingentist/Inevitabilist Issue; 6. Contingency and "The Art of the Soluble" -- Harry Collins; 7. Contingency, Conditional Realism, and the Evolution of the Sciences -- Ronald N. Giere
  • 8. Necessity and Contingency in the Discovery of Electron Diffraction -- Yves GingrasPart IV. Contingency and Mathematics; 9. Contingency in Mathematics: Two Case Studies -- Jean Paul Van Bendegem; 10. Freedom of Framework -- Jean-Michel Salanskis; 11. On the Contingency of What Counts as "Mathematics" -- Ian Hacking; Part V. Widening the Scope of Contingentist/Inevitabilist Targets: Scientific Practices and the Methodological, Material, Tacit, and Social Dimensions of Science
  • 12. The Science of Mind as It Could Have Been: About the Contingency of the (Quasi- ) Disappearance of Introspection in Psychology -- Michel Bitbol and Claire Petitmengin13. Laws, Scientific Practice, and the Contingency/Inevitability Question -- Joseph Rouse; Part VI. Contingency and Scientific Pluralism; 14. On the Plurality of (Theoretical) Worlds -- Jean-Marc Lévy-Leblond; 15. Cultivating Contingency: A Case for Scientific Pluralism -- Hasok Chang; Notes; Bibliography; Contributors; Index
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9780822981152
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rdamedia
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  • c
Note
JSTOR
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40025541496
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illustrations
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22573/ctt19sb613
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(OCoLC)938899029
Label
Science as it could have been : discussing the contingency / inevitability problem, edited by Léna Soler, Emiliano Trizio, and Andrew Pickering
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; Introduction. The Contingentist/Inevitabilist Debate: Current State of Play, Paradigmatic Forms of Problems and Arguments, Connections to More Familiar Philosophical Themes -- Léna Soler; Part I. Global Survey of the Problem Situation; 1. Why Contingentists Should Not Care about the Inevitabilist Demand to "Put-Up-or-Shut-Up": A Dialogic Reconstruction of the Argumentative Network -- Léna Soler; 2. Some Remarks about the Definitions of Contingentism and Inevitabilism -- Catherine Allamel-Raffin and Jean-Luc Gangloff; Part II. Contingency, Ontology and Realism
  • 3. Science, Contingency, and Ontology -- Andrew Pickering4. Scientific Realism and the Contingency of the History of Science -- Emiliano Trizio; 5. Contingency and Inevitability in Science: Instruments, Interfaces, and the Independent World -- Mieke Boon; Part III. In Search of a Concrete and Empirically Tractable Way of Framing the Contingentist/Inevitabilist Issue; 6. Contingency and "The Art of the Soluble" -- Harry Collins; 7. Contingency, Conditional Realism, and the Evolution of the Sciences -- Ronald N. Giere
  • 8. Necessity and Contingency in the Discovery of Electron Diffraction -- Yves GingrasPart IV. Contingency and Mathematics; 9. Contingency in Mathematics: Two Case Studies -- Jean Paul Van Bendegem; 10. Freedom of Framework -- Jean-Michel Salanskis; 11. On the Contingency of What Counts as "Mathematics" -- Ian Hacking; Part V. Widening the Scope of Contingentist/Inevitabilist Targets: Scientific Practices and the Methodological, Material, Tacit, and Social Dimensions of Science
  • 12. The Science of Mind as It Could Have Been: About the Contingency of the (Quasi- ) Disappearance of Introspection in Psychology -- Michel Bitbol and Claire Petitmengin13. Laws, Scientific Practice, and the Contingency/Inevitability Question -- Joseph Rouse; Part VI. Contingency and Scientific Pluralism; 14. On the Plurality of (Theoretical) Worlds -- Jean-Marc Lévy-Leblond; 15. Cultivating Contingency: A Case for Scientific Pluralism -- Hasok Chang; Notes; Bibliography; Contributors; Index
Control code
ocn938899029
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 462 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822981152
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
40025541496
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt19sb613
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)938899029

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