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Intertheoretic reduction

Known as: Reduction 
In philosophy of science, intertheoretic reduction occurs when a reducing theory makes predictions that perfectly or almost perfectly match the… Expand
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2018
2018
Intertheoretic relations are an important topic in the philosophy of science. However, since their classical discussion by Ernest… Expand
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2014
2014
Author(s): Fletcher, Samuel Craig | Advisor(s): Weatherall, James O | Abstract: This dissertation explores in particular a few… Expand
2012
2012
This paper points out the merit of Nagelian reduction, namely to propose a model of inter-theoretic reduction that retains the… Expand
2011
2011
  • J. Barrett
  • The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science
  • 2011
  • Corpus ID: 43755629
Given Hugh Everett III's understanding of the proper cognitive status of physical theories, his relative-state formulation of… Expand
2008
2008
In what follows I shall argue that an important notion of reduction depends on a four-place relation holding between expressions… Expand
2008
2008
Some philosophers - such as Popper and Kuhn - have cited the theory-shift from Newtonian to Einsteinian physics as one of the… Expand
2005
2005
This paper addresses a relatively common “scientific” (as opposed to philosophical) conception of intertheoretic reduction… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
The purpose of this paper is to use neuroscientific evidence to address the philosophical issue of intertheoretic reduction. In… Expand
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Review
1992
Review
1992
Might psychology someday be reduced to (that is, be exhaustively explained by) computational neurobiology? Many still say no. We… Expand
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Staying within an objectual interpretation of the quantifiers, perhaps the simplest way to make systematic sense of expressions… Expand