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The Semantics of Scientific Theories

Lutz, Sebastian (2013) The Semantics of Scientific Theories. [Preprint]

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Marian Przełęcki’s semantics for the Received View is a good explication of Carnap’s position on the subject, anticipates many discussions and results from both proponents and opponents of the Received View, and can be the basis for a thriving research program.


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Lutz, Sebastiansebastian.lutz@gmx.net
Additional Information: Contribution to a collection of articles in celebration of Marian Przełęcki's 90th birthday.
Keywords: semantics of theories; logical empiricism; received view; theoretical terms; vagueness; analyticity; analytic-synthetic distinction
Subjects: General Issues > Conventionalism
General Issues > History of Philosophy of Science
General Issues > Logical Positivism/Logical Empiricism
General Issues > Philosophers of Science
General Issues > Realism/Anti-realism
General Issues > Structure of Theories
General Issues > Theory/Observation
Depositing User: Sebastian Lutz
Date Deposited: 16 Mar 2013 18:28
Last Modified: 16 Mar 2013 18:28
Item ID: 9630
Subjects: General Issues > Conventionalism
General Issues > History of Philosophy of Science
General Issues > Logical Positivism/Logical Empiricism
General Issues > Philosophers of Science
General Issues > Realism/Anti-realism
General Issues > Structure of Theories
General Issues > Theory/Observation
Date: 15 March 2013
URI: https://philsci-archive-dev.library.pitt.edu/id/eprint/9630

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