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Underdetermination

Rescher, Nicholas (2008) Underdetermination. In: [2009] Underdetermination in Science (Pittsburgh, 21-22, March 2009).

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    Underdetermination can take many forms apart from the familiar case of the underdetermination of nature’s laws by the observed phenomena. Of particular interest here is the potential of underdetermination of nature’s phenomena by nature’s laws. The paper considers various ways in which this prospect might come to be realized, and goes on to consider some of the wider implications of this circumstance.


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    Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (UNSPECIFIED)
    Subjects: General Issues > Determinism/Indeterminism
    Conferences and Volumes: [2009] Underdetermination in Science (Pittsburgh, 21-22, March 2009)
    Depositing User: Nicholas Rescher
    Date Deposited: 12 Mar 2009
    Last Modified: 07 Oct 2010 11:17
    Item ID: 4511
    URI: http://philsci-archive.pitt.edu/id/eprint/4511

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