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New Directions in the Philosophy of Science

The Applicability of Mathematics in Science: Indispensability and Ontology

Authors: Bangu, S.

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This examination of a series of philosophical issues arising from the applicability of mathematics to science consists of scientifically-informed philosophical analysis and argument. One distinctive feature of this project is that it proposes to look at issues in philosophy of mathematics within the larger context of philosophy of science.

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SORIN BANGU is Associate Professor in the Department of Philosophy, University of Bergen, Norway. His main interests and publications are in philosophy of science and mathematics, and the history of analytic philosophy (especially Wittgenstein and Quine).




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Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Applicability of Mathematics in Science: Indispensability and Ontology
Authors
Series Title
New Directions in the Philosophy of Science
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-28520-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
256
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