PHIL 362 A: Topics in the Philosophy of Science

Meeting Time: 
to be arranged
Location: 
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SLN: 
18380
Instructor:
Lynn Hankinson Nelson
Catalog Description: 
Critical study of nature of scientific knowledge, emphasizing the role of evidence in several different sciences. Topics include accounts of scientific methods; the relation of theory to observation; how theories change; and the nature of the confirmation and falsification of hypotheses and theories. Offered: Sp.
GE Requirements: 
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Natural World (NW)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
August 2, 2019 - 9:18pm