The Aim and Structure of Physical Theory
This classic work in the philosophy of physical science is an incisive and readable account of the scientific method. Pierre Duhem was one of the great figures in French science, a devoted teacher, and a distinguished scholar of the history and philosophy of science. This book represents his most mature thought on a wide range of topics.
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Duhem gives a very insightful summary of how modern physics operates. It has reaffirmed my view, molded by doing physics myself, of how physics should work and what its aims are. Every physicist and ... Read full review
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The Aim and Structure of Physical Theory. [American Journal of Physics 22, 503 (1954)]. Pierre Duhem, Author, William T. Scott, Reviewer.
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