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Hartmann, Stephan (2000) On Correspondence. [Preprint]

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    Abstract

    This paper is an essay review of Steven French and Harmke Kamminga (eds.), Correspondence, Invariance and Heuristics. Essays in Honour of Heinz Post (Dordrecht: Kluwer, 1993). I distinguish a varity of correspondence relations between scientific theories (exemplified by cases from the book under review) and examine how one can make sense of the the prevailing continuity in scientific theorizing.


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    Item Type: Preprint
    Keywords: Correspondence principle, reductionism, scientific realism
    Subjects: General Issues > Reductionism/Holism
    Depositing User: Stephan Hartmann
    Date Deposited: 29 Jan 2001
    Last Modified: 07 Oct 2010 11:10
    Item ID: 94
    URI: http://philsci-archive.pitt.edu/id/eprint/94

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