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By E.B. Ruttkamp

during this ebook Emma Ruttkamp demonstrates the ability of the full-blown employment of the model-theoretic paradigm within the philosophy of technological know-how. inside of this paradigm she offers an account of sciences as strategy and product. She expounds the "received assertion" and the "non-statement" perspectives of technological know-how, and exhibits how the model-theoretic strategy resolves the spurious pressure among those perspectives. during this endeavour she additionally engages the perspectives of a few modern philosophers of technological know-how with affinity to version concept. this article might be learn by way of experts operating in philosophy of technological know-how or formal semantics, via logicians engaged on the constitution of theories, and by means of scholars in philosophy of technological know-how - this article deals an intensive creation to non-statement debts of sciences in addition to a dialogue of the conventional assertion account of science.

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