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Response to Belot's "Whose Devil? Which Details?"

Batterman, Robert (2004) Response to Belot's "Whose Devil? Which Details?". [Preprint]

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I respond to Belot's argument and defend the view that sometimes "fundamental" are explanatorily inadequate and need to be supplemented with certain aspects of less fundamental "theories emeritus."


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Item Type: Preprint
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Batterman, Robert
Commentary on: Belot, Gordon (2003) Whose Devil? Which Details? [Preprint]
Keywords: Explanation, Asymptotics, Intertheoretic Relations
Subjects: General Issues > Models and Idealization
General Issues > Explanation
Specific Sciences > Physics
Depositing User: Robert Batterman
Date Deposited: 18 Feb 2004
Last Modified: 07 Oct 2010 15:12
Item ID: 1623
URI: http://philsci-archive.pitt.edu/id/eprint/1623

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