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A Critical Introduction to Scientific Realism
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Paul Dicken
Categories: Realism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016 - Publisher:

A Critical Introduction to Scientific Realism
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: Paul Dicken
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-07-28 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

What are the reasons for believing scientific theories to be true? The contemporary debate around scientific realism exposes questions about the very nature of
Reclaiming Reality
Language: en
Pages: 190
Authors: Roy Prof Bhaskar
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-10-25 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Originally published in 1989, Reclaiming Reality still provides the most accessible introduction to the increasingly influential multi-disciplinary and internat
Philosophy of Language and the Challenge to Scientific Realism
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Christopher Norris
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-06-02 - Publisher: Routledge

In this book Christopher Norris develops the case for scientific realism by tackling various adversary arguments from a range of anti-realist positions. Through
Scientific Realism and International Relations
Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: J. Joseph
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-07-30 - Publisher: Springer

Critical and scientific realism have emerged as important perspectives on international relations in recent years. The attraction of these approaches lies in th
A Realist Theory of Science
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Roy Bhaskar
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-28 - Publisher: Routledge

First Published in 2008. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Plato Etc
Language: en
Pages: 267
Authors: Roy Bhaskar
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-10-27 - Publisher: Routledge

In this concise text, Roy Bhaskar sets out to diagnose, explain and resolve the "problems of philosophy". Plato Etc. reviews all the main areas of the subject:
Scientific Realism
Language: en
Pages: 190
Authors: N. Rescher
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987-07-31 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

The increasingly lively controversy over scientific realism has become one of the principal themes of recent philosophy. 1 In watching this controversy unfold i
New Realism and Old Reality
Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: Daniel Luther Evans
Categories: Philosophy, Modern
Type: BOOK - Published: 1928 - Publisher:

Blind Realism
Language: en
Pages: 268
Authors: Robert F. Almeder
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-08 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Blind Realism originated in the deeply felt conviction that the widespread acceptance of Gettier-type counterexamples to the classical definition of knowledge r