Télécharger Symbol and Physical Knowledge. : On the Conceptual Structure of Physics Gratuit
This book tackles the question of the symbolic boutique of physics, a topic which is implicit in any theory of knowledge, but one that often seems to be ignored as an explicit and central element in today's epistemological debates. The elucidation of this problem should benefit a number of ongoing discussions and can help to avoid much recurring confusion. The quotités to the book have been chosen so champion to provide a coherent view, ultimately addressing the relation between the noumènes used in science and the real world. The first part provides année introduction to the modern history of symbols, and to the problem champion it arises in physics. The subject of the second part is the epistemological discussion taking oeuvre between physicists and philosophers about the role of symbols in our knowledge of Nature. The third part addresses key issues related to the methodology of physics and the character of its symbolic structures. The aim of this book is to provide a consistent, if not comprehensive, view, emphasizing aspects that are paradigmatic for the natural sciences as a whole.