Philosophies of Nature: The Human Dimension

Philosophies of Nature: The Human Dimension

Author: Robert S. Cohen

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9789401726146

Category: Philosophy

Page: 334

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Philosophical understandings of Nature and Human Nature. Classical Greek and modern West, Christian, Buddhist, Taoist, by 14 authors, including Robert Neville, Stanley Rosen, David Eckel, Livia Kohn, Tienyu Cao, Abner Shimoney, Alfred Tauber, Krzysztof Michalski, Lawrence Cahoone, Stephen Scully, Alan Olson and Alfred Ferrarin. Dedicated to the phenomenological ecology of Erazim Kohák, with 10 of his essays and a full bibliography. Overall theme: on the question of the moral sense of nature.
Philosophies of Nature: The Human Dimension
Language: en
Pages: 334
Authors: Robert S. Cohen, A.I. Tauber
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-17 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Philosophical understandings of Nature and Human Nature. Classical Greek and modern West, Christian, Buddhist, Taoist, by 14 authors, including Robert Neville, Stanley Rosen, David Eckel, Livia Kohn, Tienyu Cao, Abner Shimoney, Alfred Tauber, Krzysztof Michalski, Lawrence Cahoone, Stephen Scully, Alan Olson and Alfred Ferrarin. Dedicated to the phenomenological ecology of
Bulgarian Studies in the Philosophy of Science
Language: en
Pages: 209
Authors: D. Ginev
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-08-31 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

This volume attempts to provide a new articulation of issues surrounding scientific realism, scientific rationality, the epistemology of non-classical physics, the type of revolutionary changes in the development of science, the naturalization of epistemology within frameworks of cognitive science and structural linguistics, models of the information technology revolution, and reconstructions
Estonian Studies in the History and Philosophy of Science
Language: en
Pages: 306
Authors: Rein Vihalemm
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-06 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

The development of geography also forms an interesting chapter in the history of the University ofTartu and in that of Estonian science in general. On the one hand, geography is a natural science in the broader sense ofthe word, on the other hand it is a study of human activity.
The Concept of Scientific Law in the Philosophy of Science and Epistemology
Language: en
Pages: 230
Authors: Igor Hanzel
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-14 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

The author argues that a reconstruction of scientific laws should give an account of laws relating phenomena to underlying mechanisms generating them, as well as of laws relating this mechanism to its inherent capacities. While contemporary philosophy of science deals only with the former, the author provides the concept for
Philosophy of Chemistry
Language: en
Pages: 362
Authors: Davis Baird, Eric Scerri, Lee McIntyre
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-01 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

This comprehensive volume marks a new standard in scholarship in the emerging field of the philosophy of chemistry. Philosophers, chemists, and historians of science ask some fundamental questions about the relationship between philosophy and chemistry.