Logic Laws And Life

Author: Robert G. Colodny
Editor: University of Pittsburgh Pre
ISBN: 082297617X
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This volume centers on philosophical issues of the life sciences, particularly genetics and psychology, and the relevance of statistical data as the foundation for inductive reasoning in areas such as vaccination testing, population genetics, evolutionary theory, and natural selection. Also discussed is the role of psychology in defining thought processes, experiences, and behaviors and their subsequent relation to scientific discovery, and advancing knowledge of the human condition and human potential.
Logic, Laws, and Life
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Robert G. Colodny
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1977-06-15 - Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Pre

This volume centers on philosophical issues of the life sciences, particularly genetics and psychology, and the relevance of statistical data as the foundation for inductive reasoning in areas such as vaccination testing, population genetics, evolutionary theory, and natural selection. Also discussed is the role of psychology in defining thought processes,
Logic, Laws and Life
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Pages: 258
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Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher:

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