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Language: en
Pages:
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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: 240
Authors: Roy Bhaskar
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-10-25 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Reclaiming Reality provides the most accessible introduction to the increasingly influential multi-disciplinary and international body of thought, known as crit
Scientific Realism and Human Emancipation
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Roy Bhaskar
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-26 - Publisher: Routledge

Following on from Roy Bhaskar’s first two books, A Realist Theory of Science and The Possibility of Naturalism, Scientific Realism and Human Emancipation, est
Philosophy of Language and the Challenge to Scientific Realism
Language: en
Pages: 224
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
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: t
The Routledge Handbook of Scientific Realism
Language: en
Pages: 456
Authors: Juha Saatsi
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-22 - Publisher: Routledge

Scientific realism is a central, long-standing, and hotly debated topic in philosophy of science. Debates about scientific realism concern the very nature and e
Blind Realism
Language: en
Pages: 264
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
New Realism and Old Reality
Language: en
Pages: 214
Authors: Daniel Luther Evans
Categories: Philosophy, Modern
Type: BOOK - Published: 1928 - Publisher: