The Theoretical Practices of Physics: Philosophical Essays R.I.G. Hughes

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Published: December 10th 2009

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The Theoretical Practices of Physics: Philosophical Essays  by  R.I.G. Hughes

The Theoretical Practices of Physics: Philosophical Essays by R.I.G. Hughes
December 10th 2009 | Kindle Edition | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, ZIP | 291 pages | ISBN: | 7.24 Mb

R.I.G Hughes presents a series of eight philosophical essays on the theoretical practices of physics. The first two essays examine these practices as they appear in physicists treatises (e.g. Newtons Principia and Opticks) and journal articles (byMoreR.I.G Hughes presents a series of eight philosophical essays on the theoretical practices of physics. The first two essays examine these practices as they appear in physicists treatises (e.g.

Newtons Principia and Opticks) and journal articles (by Einstein, Bohm and Pines, Aharonov and Bohm). By treating these publications as texts, Hughes casts the philosopher of science in the role of critic. This premise guides the following 6 essays which deal with variousconcerns of philosophy and physics such as laws, disunities, models and representation, computer simulation, explanation, and the discourse of physics.



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