New Horizons in the Philosophy of Science

New Horizons in the Philosophy of Science

by David Lamb
     
 

ISBN-10: 1856282961

ISBN-13: 9781856282963

Pub. Date: 03/01/1992

Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Limited

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781856282963
Publisher:
Ashgate Publishing, Limited
Publication date:
03/01/1992
Series:
Philosophy of Science Series
Pages:
191
Product dimensions:
6.18(w) x 8.78(h) x 0.67(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
1Introduction1
2Towards a Critical Philosophy of Science4
3Philosophy and Frontier Science: Is There a New Paradigm in the Making?26
4The Recent Case Against Physicalist Theories of Mind: A Review Essay49
5Physics and Existentialist Phenomenology66
6The Evolution of Science and the 'Tree of Knowledge'87
7A Sociological Perspective on Disease115
8Sociobiology, Ethics and Human Nature127
9The 'Evolutionary Paradigm' and Constructional Biology156
10Challenge of Ill Health169
11Death: The Final Frontier178
Notes on authors187
Index190

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