Reductionism and the Development of Knowledge

Reductionism and the Development of Knowledge

by Terrance Brown, Leslie Smith

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781135639884
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 01/30/2003
Series: Jean Piaget Symposia Series
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 248
File size: 1 MB

Table of Contents

Contents: Preface. T. Brown, Reductionism and the Circle of the Sciences. Part I: Ways of Understanding. W.F. Overton, Understanding, Explanation, and Reductionism: Finding a Cure for Cartesian Anxiety. W.C. Wimsatt, Evolution, Entrenchment, and Innateness. J.O.F. Vega, G. Hernández, J.J. Rivaud, Reductionism in Mathematics. Part II: Representation. M.H. Bickhard, The Biological Emergence of Representation. T. Nunes, The Role of Systems of Signs in Reasoning. L. Morgado, The Role of Representation in Piagetian Theory: Changes Over Time. C. Lightfoot, Breathing Lessons: Self as Genre and Aesthetic. Part III: Looking Toward the Future. L. Smith, From Epistemology to Psychology in the Development of Knowledge.

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