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Quantum Gravity Meets &HPS

Rickles, Dean (2010) Quantum Gravity Meets &HPS. [Preprint]

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    Abstract

    I examine the early history of quantum gravity and comment on its suitability as an episode that demands an integrated approach to history and philosophy of science.


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    Item Type: Preprint
    Additional Information: Preliminary draft of a chapter to appear in S. Mauskopf and T. Schmaltz (eds.), \emph{Integrating History and Philosophy of Science: Problems and Prospects}. Boston Studies in the Philosophy of Science, Springer. Comments welcomed.
    Keywords: &HPS, Quantum gravity, Constraints
    Subjects: General Issues > History of Philosophy of Science
    General Issues > Theory Change
    Specific Sciences > Physics > Relativity Theory
    Specific Sciences > Physics
    General Issues > History of Science Case Studies
    Specific Sciences > Physics > Quantum Field Theory
    Depositing User: Dr Dean Rickles
    Date Deposited: 30 Jun 2010
    Last Modified: 07 Oct 2010 11:19
    Item ID: 5450
    URI: http://philsci-archive.pitt.edu/id/eprint/5450

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