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The Resource Explaining explanation, David-Hillel Ruben

Explaining explanation, David-Hillel Ruben

Label
Explaining explanation
Title
Explaining explanation
Statement of responsibility
David-Hillel Ruben
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
How does one explain the concept of 'explanation'? The attempts of Plato, Aristotle, Mill and Hempel are here examined, and the author provides his own solution to this question, both within philosophy of science and epistemology in general
Member of
Cataloging source
COCUF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ruben, David-Hillel
Dewey number
121.4
Index
index present
LC call number
BD237
LC item number
.R83 1992eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The problems of philosophy : their past and present
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Knowledge, Theory of
  • Explanation
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Explanation
  • Knowledge, Theory of
Label
Explaining explanation, David-Hillel Ruben
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published in paperback 1992
  • Series editor: Ted Honderich
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Contents; Preface and Acknowledgements; Getting our Bearings; Plato on Explanation; Aristotle on Explanation; Mill and Hempel on Explanation; The Ontology of Explanation; Arguments, Laws, and Explanation; A Realist Theory of Explanation; Notes; Bibliography; Name Index; Subject Index
Control code
191662292
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 265 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415087650
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191662292
Label
Explaining explanation, David-Hillel Ruben
Publication
Note
  • Originally published in paperback 1992
  • Series editor: Ted Honderich
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Contents; Preface and Acknowledgements; Getting our Bearings; Plato on Explanation; Aristotle on Explanation; Mill and Hempel on Explanation; The Ontology of Explanation; Arguments, Laws, and Explanation; A Realist Theory of Explanation; Notes; Bibliography; Name Index; Subject Index
Control code
191662292
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 265 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415087650
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191662292

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