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Volume 13 (1989): Scientific explanation  [15]

Persistent link to this collection: http://hdl.handle.net/11299/184262

Edited by Philip Kitcher and Wesley C. Salmon

Is a new consensus emerging in the philosophy of science? This is the question to which a year-long workshop was devoted at the Minnesota Center for the Philosophy of Science during the academic year 1985-1986. ... Although the present volume emerges from an NEH institute conducted at the Minnesota Center for the Philosophy of Science, it is in no sense a "proceeding" of that workshop. --Preface

Companion volume to Minnesota studies in the philosophy of science 14, Scientific theories


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Scientific explanation. Preliminaries

Unknown author (University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, 1989)

Four decades of scientific explanation. [Part 1] Introduction

Salmon, Wesley C. (University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, 1989)
First part of Four decades of scientific explanation, by Wesley C. Salmon. All six parts of Salmon's article are included in Minnesota studies in the philosophy of science, Volume 13 (1989), available from the University ...

Four decades of scientific explanation. [Part 2] The first decade (1948-57): Peace in the valley (but some trouble in the foothills)

Salmon, Wesley C. (University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, 1989)
Second part of Four decades of scientific explanation, by Wesley C. Salmon. All six parts of Salmon's article are included in Minnesota studies in the philosophy of science, Volume 13 (1989), available from the University ...

Four decades of scientific explanation. [Part 3] The second decade (1958-67): Manifest destiny--expansion and conflict

Salmon, Wesley C. (University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, 1989)
Third part of Four decades of scientific explanation, by Wesley C. Salmon. All six parts of Salmon's article are included in Minnesota studies in the philosophy of science, Volume 13 (1989), available from the University ...

Four decades of scientific explanation. [Part 4] The third decade (1968-77): deepening differences

Salmon, Wesley C. (University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, 1989)
Fourth part of Four decades of scientific explanation, by Wesley C. Salmon. All six parts of Salmon's article are included in Minnesota studies in the philosophy of science, Volume 13 (1989), available from the University ...

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