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Title World changes : Thomas Kuhn and the nature of science / edited by Paul Horwich.
Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [1993]
©1993

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Subject Kuhn, Thomas S.
Science -- Philosophy.
Science -- History.
Alt Name Horwich, Paul.
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Description vi, 356 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note "A Bradford book."
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Thomas Kuhn, colleague and friend / Carl G. Hempel -- Carnap, Kuhn, and the philosophy of scientific methodology / John Earman -- Remarks on the history of science and the history of philosophy / Michael Friedman -- Rationality and paradigm change in science / Ernan McMullin -- A mathematicians' mutiny, with morals / J.L. Heilbron -- Science and humanism in the Renaissance : Regiomontanus's Oration on the dignity and utility of the mathematical sciences / N.M. Swerdlow -- Design for experimenting / Jed Z. Buchwald -- Mediations : enlightenment balancing acts, or the technologies of rationalism / M. Norton Wise -- How we relate theory to observation / Nancy Cartwright -- Working in a new world : the taxonomic solution / Ian Hacking -- Afterwords / Thomas S. Kuhn.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Boulder, Colo. : NetLibrary, 1999. Available via the World Wide Web. Available in multiple electronic file formats. Access may be limited to NetLibrary affiliated libraries.
ISBN 0585020310 (electronic bk.)
0262082160
OCLC # 42328772
Additional Format Original (DLC) 92000518 (OCoLC)25914826.
Table of Contents
 Introduction / Paul Horwich1
 Thomas Kuhn, Colleague and Friend / Carl G. Hempel7
 The Philosophers Look Back 
  Carnap, Kuhn, and the Philosophy of Scientific Methodology / John Earman9
  Remarks on the History of Science and the History of Philosophy / Michael Friedman37
  Rationality and Paradigm Change in Science / Ernan McMullin55
 The Historians Look 
  A Mathematicians' Mutiny, with Morals / J. L. Heilbron81
  Science and Humanism in the Renaissance: Regiomontanus's Oration on the Dignity and Utility of the Mathematical Sciences / N. M. Swerdlow131
  Design for Experimenting / Jed Z. Buchwald169
  Mediations: Enlightenment Balancing Acts, or the Technologies of Rationalism / M. Norton Wise207
 The Philosophers Look Ahead 
  How We Relate Theory to Observation / Nancy Cartwright259
  Working in a New World: The Taxonomic Solution / Ian Hacking275
 Afterwords / Thomas S. Kuhn311
 Contributors343
 Index347