Theories at Work: On the Structure and Functioning of Theories in Science, in Particular During the Copernican Revolution

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10756/348524
Title:
Theories at Work: On the Structure and Functioning of Theories in Science, in Particular During the Copernican Revolution
Authors:
Stafleu, Marinus Dirk
Affiliation:
Institute for Christian Studies
Citation:
Stafleu, Marinus Dirk. Theories at Work: On the Structure and Functioning of Theories in Science, in Particular During the Copernican Revolution. Lanham, Md.: University Press of America, 1987.
Publisher:
University Press of America
Issue Date:
1987
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10756/348524
Type:
Book
Language:
en
Keywords:
Knowledge, Theory of; Philosophy; Science; Copernician Revolution
ISBN:
0819165700; 0819165719
Rights holder:
University Press of America, 4501 Forbes Blvd., Suite 200, Lanham, MD 20706 U.S.A. [orders@rowman.com]
Appears in Collections:
Special Collections - Alumni, Associates and Friends; Faith and Learning Network Bibliography

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorStafleu, Marinus Dirken_GB
dc.date.accessioned2015-04-05T00:55:13Z-
dc.date.available2015-04-05T00:55:13Z-
dc.date.issued1987-
dc.identifier.citationStafleu, Marinus Dirk. Theories at Work: On the Structure and Functioning of Theories in Science, in Particular During the Copernican Revolution. Lanham, Md.: University Press of America, 1987.en_GB
dc.identifier.isbn0819165700-
dc.identifier.isbn0819165719-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10756/348524-
dc.description.tableofcontentsThe logic of theories -- Explanation and prediction -- Principles of explanation -- The solution of problems -- The systematization of knowledge -- Heuristics -- The principle of clarity -- Science and society -- Parsimony and harmony -- Criticism -- Commitment -- Beliefen_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherUniversity Press of Americaen_GB
dc.subjectKnowledge, Theory ofen_GB
dc.subjectPhilosophyen_GB
dc.subjectScienceen_GB
dc.subjectCopernician Revolutionen_GB
dc.subject.lcshScience--Methodologyen_GB
dc.subject.lcshScience--Philosophyen_GB
dc.titleTheories at Work: On the Structure and Functioning of Theories in Science, in Particular During the Copernican Revolutionen
dc.typeBooken
dc.contributor.departmentInstitute for Christian Studiesen_GB
dc.rights.holderUniversity Press of America, 4501 Forbes Blvd., Suite 200, Lanham, MD 20706 U.S.A. [orders@rowman.com]en_GB
dc.title.seriesChristian Studies Todayen_GB
dc.publisher.placeLanham, Md.en_GB
dc.identifier.callnumberQ 175 .S73b ICSen_GB
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