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The quantum vacuum

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    Chapter 1 The Tradition of Scientific Philosophy in Romania
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    Chapter 2 What Ought to Be Done and What Is Forbidden: Rules of Scientific Research as Categorical or Hypothetical Imperatives
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    Chapter 3 Memory as Window on the Mind
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    Chapter 4 A Momentous Triangle: Ontology, Methodology and Phenomenology in the Philosophy of Language
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    Chapter 5 On Rule Embedding Artifacts
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    Chapter 6 Issues in Modeling Open-Ended Evolution
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    Chapter 7 On a Combination of Truth and Probability: Probabilistic Independence-Friendly Logic
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    Chapter 8 A Remark on a Relational Version of Robinson’s Arithmetic Q
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    Chapter 9 The Simple Majority Rule in a Three-Valued Logic Framework
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    Chapter 10 A Free Logic for Fictionalism
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    Chapter 11 Quantum Mechanics: Knocking at the Gates of Mathematical Foundations
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    Chapter 12 The Quantum Vacuum
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    Chapter 13 Structural Pluralism and S-Dualities: A Project in String Realism
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    Chapter 14 Romanian Studies in Philosophy of Science
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    Chapter 15 Scientific Progress, Understanding and Unification
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    Chapter 16 When Is a Mechanistic Explanation Satisfactory? Reductionism and Antireductionism in the Context of Mechanistic Explanations
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    Chapter 17 Causal and Mechanistic Explanations, and a Lesson from Ecology
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    Chapter 18 Against Harmony: Infinite Idealizations and Causal Explanation
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Chapter title
Causal and Mechanistic Explanations, and a Lesson from Ecology
Chapter number 17
Book title
Romanian Studies in Philosophy of Science
Published by
Springer International Publishing, January 2015
DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-16655-1_17
Book ISBNs
978-3-31-916654-4, 978-3-31-916655-1

Viorel Pâslaru


Ilie Pȃrvu, Gabriel Sandu, Iulian D. Toader

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 1 33%
Unknown 2 67%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Professor 1 33%
Student > Ph. D. Student 1 33%
Student > Master 1 33%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Philosophy 1 33%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 1 33%
Psychology 1 33%