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The Resource Theories of explanation, edited by Joseph C. Pitt

Theories of explanation, edited by Joseph C. Pitt

Label
Theories of explanation
Title
Theories of explanation
Statement of responsibility
edited by Joseph C. Pitt
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
501
Index
no index present
LC call number
Q175
LC item number
.T485 1988
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Pitt, Joseph C
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  • Science
  • Explanation
  • Sciences
  • Explication
  • Verklaringen
  • Verstehende Methode
  • Causale modellen
  • Wetenschapsfilosofie
  • Sciences
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Wissenschaftstheorie
Label
Theories of explanation, edited by Joseph C. Pitt
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Studies in the logic of explanation / Carl G. Hempel and Paul Oppenheim -- Explanations, predictions and laws / Michael Scriven -- Statistical explanation and causality / Wesley C. Salmon -- A deductive-nomological model of probabilistic explanation / Peter Railton -- The pragmatic theory of explanation / Bas C. van Fraassen -- Theoretical explanation / Wilfrid Sellars -- Explanatory unification / Philip Kitcher -- Explanation and scientific understanding / Michael Friedman -- The illocutionary theory of explanation / Peter Achinstein
Control code
15548957
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
222 pages
Isbn
9780195049718
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
87007978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (WaOLN)1102730
  • (OCoLC)15548957
Label
Theories of explanation, edited by Joseph C. Pitt
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Studies in the logic of explanation / Carl G. Hempel and Paul Oppenheim -- Explanations, predictions and laws / Michael Scriven -- Statistical explanation and causality / Wesley C. Salmon -- A deductive-nomological model of probabilistic explanation / Peter Railton -- The pragmatic theory of explanation / Bas C. van Fraassen -- Theoretical explanation / Wilfrid Sellars -- Explanatory unification / Philip Kitcher -- Explanation and scientific understanding / Michael Friedman -- The illocutionary theory of explanation / Peter Achinstein
Control code
15548957
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
222 pages
Isbn
9780195049718
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
87007978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (WaOLN)1102730
  • (OCoLC)15548957

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