Knowledge and Reference in Empirical Science is a fascinating study of the bounds between science and language: in what sense, and of what, does science provide knowledge? Is science an instrument only distantly related to what's real? Can the language of science be used to adequately describe the truth? In this book, Jody Azziouni investigates the technology of science - the actual forging and exploiting of causal links, between ourselves and what we endeavor to know and understand.sciences in contrast to their scope, for I dona#39;t urge a return to the good old days when statements honestly wore their confirming instances on their sleeves and bravely stood alone against the onslaught of experience. Nor do I think there are anbsp;...
|Title||:||Knowledge and Reference in Empirical Science|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2013-04-15|