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Adams, Marcus P.

Eppur si muove: Doing History and Philosophy of Science with Peter Machamer

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Table of contents

1. William Harvey’s Rejection of Materialism: Underdetermination and Explanation in Historical Context
Benjamin Goldberg

2. Motion and Proportion in Simon Stevin’s Mechanics
Maarten Dyck

3. Models of Intelligibility in Galileo’s Mechanical Science
David Marshall Miller

4. Equilibrium, Natural Motion, and Models of Explanation
Brian Hepburn

5. Diagnosing Superstition: Superstition and Piety in Spinoza’s Political Philosophy
Francesca Poppa

6. Science, Values, and Citizens
Heather Douglas

7. Political Philosophy of Science in Nineteenth-Century France: From Comte’s Positivism to Renouvier’s Conventionalism
Warren Schmaus

8. Physicalism, Introspection, and Psychophysics: The Carnap/Duncker Exchange
Uljana Feest

9. Long-Term Potentiation: One Kind or Many?
Jacqueline A. Sullivan

10. Health, Disease, and the Basic Aims of Medicine
Thomas V. Cunningham

11. Stochastic Supervenience
Carl F. Craver

12. Activities Are Manifestations of Causal Powers
Gualtiero Piccinini

13. Back to the Cradle: Mechanism Schemata from Piaget to DNA
Catherine Stinson

14.
MOCing Framework for Local Reduction
Tom Seppalainen

Keywords: Philosophy, Philosophy of Science, History of Philosophy

Editor
 
 
 
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2017
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
The Western Ontario Series in Philosophy of Science
Category
Philosophy
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9783319527680
Printed ISBN
978-3-319-52766-6

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