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On scientific discovery : the Erice lectures 1977 / edited by Mirko Dražen Grmek, Robert S. Cohen, Guido Cimino.

; Grmek, Mirko D. (Mirko Dražen), 1924-2000 ; Cohen, R. S. (Robert Sonné) ; Cimino, Guido ; Ettore Majorana International Centre for Scientific Culture ; Domus Galilæana (Pisa, Italy) ; Istituto della Enciclopedia italiana
Dordrecht, Holland ; D. Reidel Pub. Company ; [1981] .
ISBN 9027711232, 9027711224

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Other Authors Cimino, Guido.
Cohen, R. S.
Grmek, Mirko D. 1924-2000.
Domus Galilæana (Pisa, Italy)
Ettore Majorana International Centre for Scientific Culture.
Istituto della Enciclopedia italiana.
Subjects Découverte scientifique.
Découvertes scientifiques.
Popper (K.) -- Méthodologie scientifique.
Science -- History.
Science -- Methodology.
Science -- Philosophy.
Sciences -- Méthodologie.
Sciences -- Philosophie.
Series Boston studies in the philosophy of science ; v. 34.
Description vii, 333 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Copyright Date [1981]
Notes Revised papers from a course held at Erice, Italy, Feb. 16-22, 1977, and sponsored by the Majorana Centre, the Domus Galilaeana, and the Istituto della Enciclopedia italiana.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A plea for freeing the history of scientific discoveries form myth / Mirko D. Grmek -- Progress and rationality in research : science from the viewpoint of Popperian methodology / Gerard Radnitzky -- The problems of scientific validation / Joseph Agassi -- Science and Analogy / John D. North -- Inductive method and scientific discovery / Marcello Pera -- Scientific discovery from the viewpoint of evolutionary epistemology / Vittorio Somenzi -- The analytical (quantitative) theory of science and its implications for the nature of scientific discovery / Derek De Solla Price -- Difficulties inherent in a pedagogy of discovery in the teaching of the sciences / Gabriel Gohau -- Discovery and vocation / Vincenzo Cappelletti -- Two scientific discoveries : their genesis and destiny / Jacques Roger -- Logical and psychological aspects of the discovery of the circulation of the blood / Richard Toellner -- The discovery of duodenal ancylostoma and of its pathogenic power / Luigi Belloni -- Weber and Maxwell on the discovery of the velocity of light in nineteenth century electrodynamics / Salvo D'Agostino -- Cognitive psychology, scientific creativity, and the case study method / Howard E. Gruber.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)6602723
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