PHIL 560 A: Seminar In The Philosophy Of Science

Meeting Time: 
W 3:30pm - 5:20pm
Location: 
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SLN: 
18546
Instructor:
Aaron Novick
Aaron Novick

Additional Details:

In this version of 560, we will be focused on topics in the language of science. Topics to be considered include: verificationism and its downfall, incommensurability between competing theories, theories of reference in relation to theory change, operationalism (historical, as well as its recent revival), and recent defense of conceptual pluralism and patchwork approaches to scientific concepts.

Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
February 16, 2021 - 1:38pm