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Modern philosophy of science

Hans Reichenbach

Modern philosophy of science

selected essays

by Hans Reichenbach

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- Philosophy -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Hans Reichenbach ; translated and edited by Maria Reichenbach ; foreword by Rudolf Carnap.
    ContributionsReichenbach, Maria.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ175.3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21263434M
    ISBN 100313232741

    History of science - History of science - The rise of modern science: Even as Dante was writing his great work, deep forces were threatening the unitary cosmos he celebrated. The pace of technological innovation began to quicken. Particularly in Italy, the political demands of the time gave new importance to technology, and a new profession emerged, that of civil and military engineer. It is not his science that makes up his legacy, but rather the philosophy that he developed to serve as its foundation. In seeking a firm philosophical basis on which to rest his scientific theories, Descartes succeeded in developing the first coherent sketch of a recognizably modern philosophical outlook.

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