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Society Philosophy Philosophy of Science 192 The philosophy of science is concerned with the philosophical interpretation and study of the natural sciences, in particular, physics, biology, and mathematics.

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Academic Department­s 21 Organizati­ons 12 Philosophe­rs 9 Publicatio­ns 6
Biology 14 Chemistry 3 Mathematic­s 21 Medicine 7 Physics 66 Science, Technology and Society 13 Social Science 9
Logical Positivism 8

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Science 79,728 Science Science in Society 504 Society History By Topic Science 268 Society Philosophy Epistemology 37
Intertheory Relations in Physics Discussion of theory reduction in science; by Robert Batterman from the Stanford Encyclopedia. Laws of Nature Philosophical theories about what it is to be a law; from the Stanford Encyclopedia by John W. Carroll. The Nature and Philosophy of Science Examines the components, limitations, and popular mistaken beliefs of science and the scientific method. The web page also includes a section on scientific legitimacy. Philosophy of Science Essays on philosophy of science from the Proceedings of the Friesian School, Fourth Series. Philosophy of Science Resources Resource page supplementing Bruce Janz' philosophy of science course. Philsci Archive An electronic archive for preprints in the philosophy of science. Science Studies Web Server Resource site at the University of Missouri. Scientific Explanation Philosophical theories about the nature of explanation in science; from the Stanford Encyclopedia by James Woodward. Scientific Realism Stanford Encyclopedia entry on thesis that science discovers truths about a theory-independent reality; by Richard Boyd. Social Dimensions of Scientific Knowledge Discussess the impact of social relations and values on scientific research; from the Stanford Encyclopedia by Helen Longino. Theories of Explanation Entry on explanation in the sciences from the Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy.

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