PHIL 322 - The Methods of Science
Section: 001
Term: FA 2009
Subject: Philosophy (PHIL)
Department: LSA Philosophy
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
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Waitlist Capacity:
99
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
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An introduction to the philosophy of science. It focuses on “epistemological” issues that arise in science: the nature of the experimental method, the limits of observation, inductive inference, and statistical reasoning. Points are illustrated using examples from the history of science, particularly astronomy and astrophysics.

PHIL 322 - The Methods of Science
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001 (LEC)
P
44751
Open
5
 
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MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM
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ISBN: 0136638236
Philosophy of Natural Science, Author: Carl Hempel, Publisher: Prentice Hall 1966
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