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The problem of the unity of science : proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the International Academy of the Philosophy of Science, Copenhagen-Aarhus, Denmark, 31 May-3 June 2000 / editors, Evandro Agazzi, Jan Faye.

Author/creator Académie internationale de philosophie des sciences. Meeting (2000 : Copenhagen and Århus, Denmark)
Other author/creatorAgazzi, Evandro.
Other author/creatorFaye, Jan.
Format Electronic and Book
Publication InfoRiver Edge, NJ : World Scientific,
Descriptionxvi, 194 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Supplemental Content Full text available from Ebook Central - Academic Complete
Contents Machine generated contents note: Part I. The General Framework -- What does 'The Unity of Science' Mean? -- E. Agazz -- The Unity of Disunity -- J. Faye -- Reason and Unification in Science -- D. Shapere -- L'unit6 des sciences: une double tache pour la philosophie -- H. Barreau -- La"poi6sis" et al'unite de la rationalit6 -- G. Heinzmann -- Part II. Sciences of Nature and Sciences of Man -- On a Difference between Natural Science and the Interpretive -- Sciences of Man -- F. Collin -- General Remarks on the Problem of the Unity of Science -- H. Fink -- Natural Sciences and Human Sciences -- G. M. Prosperi -- Part lm. Overcoming Reductionism -- Complexity, Reductionism, and the Unity of Science -- J. Ricard -- L'interdisciplinarit6 et unit6 de la science -- J.-P. Descles -- The Consilience Approach to the Unity of Science -- B. Kanitscheider -- Part IV. The Unity Within a Single Science -- Two Unification Strategies in Social Science: Reduction and Integration -- M. Bunge -- The Problem of Unity in a Single Field of Science -- A. Cordero -- The Unity of Particle Physics and Cosmology? The Case of the -- Cosmological Constant -- J. Mosterin -- What if Quantum Mechanics is Universally Valid? -- P. Mittelstaedt -- Is Quantum Mechanics a Universal Theory? -- B. d'Espagnat.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references.
Access restrictionAvailable only to authorized users.
Technical detailsMode of access: World Wide Web
LanguageEnglish and French.
Genre/formElectronic books.
LCCN 2002278992

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