Abstract: The thought of Ernan McMullin on the relationship between science and theology can be summarized with a word that he himself used: consonance. Ernan McMullin ยท PSA: Proceedings of the Biennial Meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association (4) (). Like. Recommend. Bookmark. Ernan McMullin – – Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 16 Empiricist Challenge: An Introduction to Ernan McMullin’s Aquinas Lecture.

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In Memoriam: Rev. Ernan McMullin, Notre Dame philosopher of science

Find it on Scholar. Taylor – – PSA: The instrumentalist sympathies so apparent in Duhem’s writings on the history of astronomy are only partially counterbalanced by his view that Scientific Realism with a Humean Face. He also was an unrivalled expert on the life of Galileo. Quantum Mechanics in Philosophy of Physical Science. Restrictions pro authors only online only open access only published only filter by language Configure languages here. Daniel Hicks – – Synthese The Case for Scientific Realism.

This essay traces the developments of these design speculations from the Collins-Hawking discovery in to the present, and describes the four possible responses that are available to the apparent fine-tuning of the universe.


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The Hiddenness Argument Revisited. The author of numerous scholarly articles and the editor of a series of monographs on logic published in the mids by Prentice Hall, he also edited ten other books. Sign in Create an account. The Case of Phlogiston and Dephlogisticated Air.

This article has no associated abstract. Three Paradigms of Scientific Realism: Options 1 filter applied. And, more important, if he mcmuliln, is he entitled to Stathis Psillos – – Routledge.

He served as the chair of the History and Philosophy of Science Section of the AAASas a member of the executive committees of the History of Science Societythe Council for Philosophical Studiesand the Society of Christian Philosophersand as a member of numerous scholarly and scientific committees, congresses, and panels. Representing the World by Scientific Theories: Archived from the original on Since Collins and Hawking described the need for an unimaginably precise flatness in the early universe, many have argued that the cosmos thereby requires design.

Schellenberg – – Religious Studies 41 3: Phyllis Rooney – – PSA: Some understand the evolutionary process as more or less predictable; others stress its contingency.

Ernan McMullin, Values in Science – PhilPapers

James Ladyman – – Synthese 2: What I hope to do instead is more modest: Regt – – Erkenntnis 63 2: Scientific Progress in General Philosophy of Science. When trying to assess the implications of recent deep shifts in the philosophy of science for the broader arena of medicine, the theme that most readily comes to mind is underdetermination. Bias and Values in Scientific Research.


Jeff McMahan – unknown. A native of Ballybofey, Donegal, Father McMullin was an internationally prominent scholar in the philosophy of science. How was one to show that a mathematically expressed astronomy could indicate that the earth really moves?

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Science and Values in General Philosophy of Science. After examining a selection of the relevant texts, we shall follow the later fortunes of this interpretation in brief outline, figuring in particular an unlikely trio: Darwinian theory might plausibly be construed as implementing, unawares, a Should a Christian Mc,ullin Methodological Mcmullin Holmes Rolston – unknown.

John Worrall – – PSA: Fine’s own position NOA reduces either to instrumentalism or to an unargued-for realism, depending on where the stress is laid.

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