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Published: 20 March 2020

320 Pages


ISBN: 9780197510261

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Understanding Scientific Understanding

Henk de Regt

Oxford Studies in Philosophy of Science

  • A comprehensive account of the author's influential theory of scientific understanding.
  • In-depth historical case studies that shed new light on key episodes in the history of physics.
  • The contextual approach to scientific understanding advances philosophical debates about explanation and understanding by integrating them with insights from the history of science.

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