Journals Higher Education

$29.95

Hardcover

Published: 03 December 2018

296 Pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190615055


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Speculation

Within and About Science

Peter Achinstein

  • Proposes a new theory of scientific speculation
  • Rejects the widely held views that simplicity is a sign of truth, and that scientists should search for a "Theory of Everything"
  • Takes a pragmatic approach to the question of what scientific speculations truly are, and if they are ever legitimate or subject to restraint
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