By Friedrich Stadler
This e-book positive aspects papers at the heritage and philosophy of technology. additionally it is comparable reports of modern examine literature on Rudolf Carnap, Eino Kaila, Ernst Mach, and Otto Neurath.
The critical concept at the back of this quantity is this designated box is either old and philosophical while. strong historical past and philosophy of technological know-how is not only historical past of technology into which a few philosophy of technology may perhaps input. nevertheless, it truly is neither philosophy of technological know-how into which a few heritage of technology could input. The founding perception of this contemporary learn self-discipline is that historical past and philosophy have a distinct affinity and you'll successfully strengthen either simultaneously.
The collection of contributions accrued during this quantity are strong examples and top practices for those claims. additionally, it contains illuminating case reports. it is going to attract students within the heritage of and philosophy of technology, specifically historical past and philosophy of physics and biology, in addition to economics, prolonged evolution, and the heritage of knowledge.
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Integrated History and Philosophy of Science: Problems, Perspectives, and Case Studies (Vienna Circle Institute Yearbook) by Friedrich Stadler