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Observation, experiment, and hypothesis in modern physical science, edited by Peter Achinstein, Owen Hannaway

Label
Observation, experiment, and hypothesis in modern physical science
Title
Observation, experiment, and hypothesis in modern physical science
Statement of responsibility
edited by Peter Achinstein, Owen Hannaway
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC6
LC item number
.O26 1985
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Achinstein, Peter
  • Hannaway, Owen
Series statement
Studies from the Johns Hopkins Center for the History and Philosophy of Science.
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  • Physics
  • Physics
  • Physical sciences
  • Physical sciences
  • Physique
  • Physique
  • Sciences
  • Sciences
  • Physical sciences
  • Physical sciences
  • Physics
  • Physics
  • Physique
  • Naturwissenschaften
  • Wissenschaftsphilosophie
  • Experiment
  • Methodologie
  • Physik
  • Physique - Expériences - Histoire
  • Physique - Philosophie - Histoire
  • Sciences - Méthodologie - Histoire
  • Sciences - Philosophie - Histoire
  • Experiment
  • Geschichte
  • Physik
  • Physikalisches Verfahren
  • Wissenschaftliche Beobachtung
Label
Observation, experiment, and hypothesis in modern physical science, edited by Peter Achinstein, Owen Hannaway
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Method of hypothesis : what is it supposed to do, and can it do it?
  • Peter Achinstein
  • Idealizations and the testing of theories by experimentation
  • Ronald Laymon
  • An interpretation of theory and experiment in quantum mechanics
  • Geoffrey Joseph
  • The birth of the magnetic-resonance method
  • John S. Rogden
  • Artificial disintegration and the Cambridge-Vienna controversy
  • Roger H. Stuewer
  • Modestly radical empiricism
  • Bubble chambers and the experimental workplace
  • Peter Galison
  • Lawrence Sklar
  • Observation and the scientific enterprise
  • Dudley Shapere
  • Observations, explanatory power, and simplicity : toward a non-Humean account
  • Richard N. Boyd
  • Probability and the art of judgment
  • R.C. Jeffrey
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 379 pages
Isbn
9780262010832
Lccn
84020723
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)11236170
  • (OCoLC)ocm11236170
Label
Observation, experiment, and hypothesis in modern physical science, edited by Peter Achinstein, Owen Hannaway
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Method of hypothesis : what is it supposed to do, and can it do it?
  • Peter Achinstein
  • Idealizations and the testing of theories by experimentation
  • Ronald Laymon
  • An interpretation of theory and experiment in quantum mechanics
  • Geoffrey Joseph
  • The birth of the magnetic-resonance method
  • John S. Rogden
  • Artificial disintegration and the Cambridge-Vienna controversy
  • Roger H. Stuewer
  • Modestly radical empiricism
  • Bubble chambers and the experimental workplace
  • Peter Galison
  • Lawrence Sklar
  • Observation and the scientific enterprise
  • Dudley Shapere
  • Observations, explanatory power, and simplicity : toward a non-Humean account
  • Richard N. Boyd
  • Probability and the art of judgment
  • R.C. Jeffrey
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 379 pages
Isbn
9780262010832
Lccn
84020723
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)11236170
  • (OCoLC)ocm11236170

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