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The Kantian legacy in nineteenth-century science

Author: Michael Friedman; Alfred Nordmann
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©2006.
Series: Dibner Institute studies in the history of science and technology.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Historians of philosophy, science, and mathematics explore the influence of Kant's philosophy on the evolution of modern scientific thought."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kantian legacy in nineteenth-century science.
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©2006
(OCoLC)605523662
Online version:
Kantian legacy in nineteenth-century science.
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©2006
(OCoLC)607869006
Named Person: Immanuel Kant; Immanuel Kant; Immanuel Kant; Immanuel Kant; Immanuel Kant
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Friedman; Alfred Nordmann
ISBN: 0262062542 9780262062541
OCLC Number: 62408872
Description: vi, 370 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Kant and Naturphilosophie / Frederick Beiser --
Nature is the poetry of mind, or how Schelling solved Goethe's Kantian problems / Robert J. Richards --
Kant--Naturphilosophie--electromagnetism / Michael Friedman --
Extending Kant : the origins and nature of Jakob Friedrich Fries's philosophy of science / Frederick Gregory --
Kant, Fries, and the expanding universe of science / Helmut Pulte --
Kant, Helmholtz, and the meaning of empiricism / Robert DiSalle --
Operationalizing Kant : manifolds, models, and mathematics in Helmholtz's theories of perception / Timothy Lenoir --
"The fact of science" and critique of knowledge : exact science as problem and resource in Marburg neo-Kantianism / Alan Richardson --
Kantianism and realism : Alois Riehl (and Moritz Schlick) / Michael Heidelberger --
Critical realism, critical idealism, and critical common-sensism : the school and world philosophies of Riehl, Cohen, and Peirce / Alfred Nordmann --
Poincaré's circularity arguments for mathematical intuition / Janet Folina --
Poincaré--between physics and philosophy / Jeremy Gray --
Images and conventions : Kantianism, empiricism, and conventionalism in Hertz's and Poincaré's philosophies of space and mechanics / Jesper Lützen.
Series Title: Dibner Institute studies in the history of science and technology.
Responsibility: Michael Friedman and Alfred Nordmann, editors.
Local System Bib Number:
.b33983100

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"Historians of philosophy, science, and mathematics explore the influence of Kant's philosophy on the evolution of modern scientific thought."--Jacket.
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