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A Geometry of Approximation : Rough Set Theory: Logic, Algebra and Topology of Conceptual Patterns

A Geometry of Approximation' addresses Rough Set Theory, a field of interdisciplinary research first proposed by Zdzislaw ...

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A Logical Approach to Philosophy

The papers in this collection are united by an approach to philosophy. They illustrate the manifold contributions that logic ...

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Abductive Reasoning

Abductive Reasoning: Logical Investigations into Discovery and Explanation is a much awaited original contribution to the ...

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Activity and Sign

This volume provides new sources of knowledge based on Michael Otte’s fundamental insight that understanding the problems ...

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Approaches to Metaphysics

Today, when systematic philosophy - and reason itself - are challenged both outside of and within philosophy, is it still ...

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Argumentation in Science Education

This book brings together the work of leading experts in argumentation in science education. It presents research combining ...

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Blameworthy Belief

Believing the wrong thing may sometimes have drastic consequences. The question as to when a person is not only ill-guided, ...

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Body and Practice in Kant

This book argues that this standard image of the great German philosopher is radically wrong. Not only does Kant reflect ...

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Causation, Coherence and Concepts : A Collection of Essays

the papers cover epistemology, general philosophy of science, philosophy of language, and philosophy of mind. The section ...

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Contextualisms in Epistemology

This comprehensive anthology collects twenty original essays and critical commentaries on different aspects of contextualism, ...

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Data Journeys in the Sciences

This groundbreaking, book analyses and compares data practices across several fields through the analysis of specific cases ...

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Design Ethnography Epistemology and Methodology

This book describes methods for research on and research through design. It posits that ethnography is an appropriate method ...

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Diagrammatology investigates the role of diagrams for thought and knowledge. Based on the general doctrine of diagrams in ...

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Doing Integrated History and Philosophy of Science: A Case Study of the Origin of Genetics

offers an integrated historical and philosophical examination of the origin of genetics. The author contends that an integrated ...

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Draughtsmen, Botanists and Nature:

This book is the first in-depth study of eighteenth-century botanical illustrations, and its findings offer a completely ...

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Evidence-Based Medicine - A Paradigm Ready To Be Challenged? How Scientific Evidence Shapes Our Understanding And Use Of Medicine

This book aims to clarify the term „evidence-based medicine“ (EBM) from a philosophy of science perspective. The author, ...

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Evolutionary Epistemology, Language and Culture

Today we know that natural selection and evolution are far from synonymous and that they do not explain isomorphic phenomena ...

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Fading Foundations

This book addresses the age-old problem of infinite regresses in epistemology. How can we ever come to know something if ...

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Feyerabend’s Epistemological Anarchism

argues that the traditional image of Feyerabend is erroneous and that, contrary to common belief, he was a great admirer ...

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Forms of List-Making : Epistemic, Literary, and Visual Enumeration

This book attempts to show that an examination of the list’s formal features has the potential to produce genuine insights ...

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