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  1. Evolution, Order and Complexity

    By Kenneth Boulding, Elias Khalil

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    Evolution, Order and Complexity reflects topical interest in the relationship between the social and natural worlds. It represents the cutting edge of current thinking which challenges the natural/social dichotomy thesis by showing how the application of ideas which derive from biology can be...

    Published September 4th 1996 by Routledge

  2. Companion to the History of Modern Science

    Edited by G N Cantor, G.N. Cantor, J.R.R. Christie, M.J.S. Hodge, R.C. Olby

    Series: Routledge Companion Encyclopedias

    The 67 chapters of this book describe and analyse the development of Western science from 1500 to the present day. Divided into two major sections - 'The Study of the History of Science' and 'Selected Writings in the History of Science' - the volume describes the methods and problems of research in...

    Published July 3rd 1996 by Routledge

  3. Universes

    By John Leslie

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 6th 1996 by Routledge

  4. The Origins of Modern Philosophy of Science 1830-1914

    Edited by Andrew Pyle

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 3rd 1996 by Routledge

  5. The Myth of the Framework

    In Defence of Science and Rationality

    By Karl Popper

    Edited by M.A. Notturno

    In a career spanning sixty years, Sir Karl Popper has made some of the most important contributions to the twentieth century discussion of science and rationality. The Myth of the Framework is a new collection of some of Popper's most important material on this subject.Sir Karl discusses such...

    Published December 20th 1995 by Routledge

  6. In Search of a Better World

    Lectures and Essays from Thirty Years

    By Karl Popper

    'I want to begin by declaring that I regard scientific knowledge as the most important kind of knowledge we have', writes Sir Karl Popper in the opening essay of this book, which collects his meditations on the real improvements science has wrought in society, in politics and in the arts in the...

    Published November 29th 1995 by Routledge

  7. Living in a Technological Culture

    Human Tools and Human Values

    By Hans Oberdiek, Mary Tiles

    Series: Philosophical Issues in Science

    Technology is no longer confined to the laboratory but has become an established part of our daily lives. Its sophistication offers us power beyond our human capacity which can either dazzle or threaten; it depends who is in control. Living in a Technological Culture challenges traditionally held...

    Published November 15th 1995 by Routledge

  8. Time, Change and Freedom

    An Introduction to Metaphysics

    By L. Nathan Oaklander, Quentin Smith

    This is the first introduction to metaphysics which is tied together by the idea of time. Time, Change and Freedom explores ideas such as whether there was a beginning of time and the possibility of an infinite past and an eternal future. It looks at what happens when things change, and what...

    Published July 19th 1995 by Routledge

  9. Beyond Rhetoric and Realism in Economics

    Towards a Reformulation of Methodology

    By Thomas Boylan, Paschal O'Gorman

    Series: Economics as Social Theory

    Boylan and O'Gorman inject a fresh empiricist voice into the recent debates in economic methodology.... praise the book for its careful scholarship, its intellectual novelty and its familiarity with existing methodological literature." D. Wade Hands, University of Puget Sound, USA...

    Published June 7th 1995 by Routledge

  10. Contemporary Materialism

    A Reader

    Edited by Paul K. Moser, J. D. Trout

    Contemporary Materialism brings together the best recent work on materialism from many of our leading contemporary philosophers. This is the first comprehensive reader on the subject. The majority of philosophers and scientists today hold the view that all phenomena are physical, as a result...

    Published May 10th 1995 by Routledge