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    • The Logical Leap

    • Induction in Physics
    • By: David Harriman
    • Narrated by: Erik Singer
    • Length: 10 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Beginning with a detailed discussion of the role of mathematics and experimentation in validating generalizations in physics-looking closely at the reasoning of scientists such as Galileo, Kepler, Newton, Lavoisier, and Maxwell-Harriman skillfully argues that the inductive method used in philosophy is in principle indistinguishable from the method used in physics.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful journey through scientific history

    • By David on 08-17-10

    Regular price: $21.95