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2021-2022 Johnstown Campus Catalog 
    
 
  Jul 06, 2022
 
2021-2022 Johnstown Campus Catalog [Archived Catalog]

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PHIL 1611 - INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE


Minimum Credits: 3
Maximum Credits: 3
This is an advanced undergraduate survey of the major problem areas in the philosophy of science. Topics vary somewhat, but generally include many of the following: the nature of explanation, the problem of induction and confirmation, concept formation, scientific methodology, verifiability and falsifiability, the observation theory distinction, scientific realism, law-like form, and theory change.
Academic Career: Undergraduate
Course Component: Lecture
Grade Component: LG/SU3 Elective Basis


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