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Products In Philosophy of science (Total Products 117, Showing: 1 -> 20)
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Enlightenment now
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'My new favourite book of all time' Bill GatesTOP TEN SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERIs modernity really failing? Or have we failed to appreciate progress and...
Fashion, faith, and fantasy in the new physics of the universe
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Nobel Prize-winning physicist Roger Penrose questions some of the most fashionable ideas in physics today, including string theoryWhat can fashionable...

Proofs and refutations
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Imre Lakatos's Proofs and Refutations is an enduring classic, which has never lost its relevance. Taking the form of a dialogue between a teacher and ...
The mathematics of the gods and the algorithms of men
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Is mathematics a discovery or an invention? Do numbers truly exist? What sort of reality do formulas describe?The complexity of mathematics - its abst...

The poetics of space
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Beloved and contemplated by philosophers, architects, writers, and literary theorists alike, Bachelard's lyrical, landmark work examines the places in...
Ways to go beyond and why they work
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To go beyond is to move into a higher state of consciousness, to a place of bliss, greater understanding, love, and deep connectedness, a realm where ...

The incandescent
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The first translation of the volumes in Michel Serres' classic 'Humanism' tetralogy, this ambitious philosophical narrative explores what it means to ...
The secret life of science
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A revealing and provocative look at the current state of global scienceWe take the advance of science as given. But how does science really work? Is ...

Enlightenment now
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Oneof the world's greatest contemporary thinkers and author of The Better Angels of Our Nature (described by Bill Gates as 'the most inspiring book I...
Life's solution
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The assassin's bullet misses, the Archduke's carriage moves forward, and a catastrophic war is avoided. So too with the history of life. Re-run the ta...

Order out of chaos
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A pioneering book that shows how the two great themes of classic science, order and chaos, are being reconciled in a new and unexpected synthesisOrder...
Causality
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Written by one of the preeminent researchers in the field, this book provides a comprehensive exposition of modern analysis of causation. It shows how...

There Is No Theory of Everything
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The main purpose of this book is to introduce a broader audience to emergence by illustrating how discoveries in the physical sciences have informed t...
The systems view of life
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Over the past thirty years, a new systemic conception of life has emerged at the forefront of science. New emphasis has been given to complexity, netw...

Where the conflict really lies
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This book is a long-awaited major statement by a pre-eminent analytic philosopher, Alvin Plantinga, on one of our biggest debates - the compatibility ...
Biology and feminism
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This book provides a unique introduction to the study of relationships between gender and biology, a core part of the feminist science research tradit...

Hermeneutics and the human sciences
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Collected and translated by John B. Thompson, this collection of essays by Paul Ricoeur includes many that had never appeared in English before the vo...
The re-emergence of emergence
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Much of the modern period was dominated by a `reductionist' theory of science. On this view, to explain any event in the world is to reduce it down to...

Giving the devil his due
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Who is the 'Devil'? And what is he due? The Devil is anyone who disagrees with you. And what he is due is the right to speak his mind. He must have th...
Making sense of genes
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What are genes? What do genes do? These seemingly simple questions are in fact challenging to answer accurately. As a result, there are widespread mis...

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