Discourse on a New Method: Reinvigorating the Marriage of History and Philosophy of Science

Discourse on a New Method: Reinvigorating the Marriage of History and Philosophy of Science


Addressing quite a lot of themes, from Newton to Post-Kuhnian philosophy of technological know-how, those essays severely learn topics which have been crucial to the influential paintings of thinker Michael Friedman. unique concentration is given to Friedman's revealing research of either historical past of technology and philosophy in his paintings on Kant, Newton, Einstein, and different significant figures. This interplay of heritage and philosophy is the topic of the editors' "manifesto" and serves to either clarify and advertise the fundamental ties among disciplines often considered as unrelated.

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