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By Robert DiSalle (auth.), Melanie Frappier, Derek Brown, Robert DiSalle (eds.)

The essays during this quantity challenge the issues of intersection among analytic philosophy and the philosophy of the precise sciences. extra accurately, it difficulty connections among wisdom in arithmetic and the precise sciences, at the one hand, and the conceptual foundations of data usually. Its guiding suggestion is that, in modern philosophy of technological know-how, there are profound difficulties of theoretical interpretation-- difficulties that go beyond either the methodological matters of basic philosophy of technology, and the technical matters of philosophers of specific sciences. A fruitful method of those difficulties combines the learn of medical aspect with the type of conceptual research that's attribute of the trendy analytic culture. Such an method is shared by way of those members: a few essentially referred to as analytic philosophers, a few as philosophers of technology, yet all deeply acutely aware that the issues of study and interpretation hyperlink those fields together.

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