Muller & Seevinck: Structuralism in Physics
|Wanneer:||wo 08-12-2010 15:15 - 17:00|
|Waar:||Faculty of Philosophy, Oude Boteringestraat 52, room Omega|
Lecture organized by the Department of Theoretical Philosophy
F.A. Muller (Erasmus University Rotterdam & Utrecht University) & M.P. Seevinck (Radboud University Nijmegen)
Structural Realism is a comparatively novel view about scientific knowledge in the realism debate in the philosophy of science. Although the view can be traced back to Poincaré, Russell and Grover Maxwell, John Worrall expounded the modern version in his classic paper 'Structural Realism: the Best of Both Worlds'. Read more...