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2009 | 16 | 2 | 183-213
Article title

CARNAP AND NEWTON: TWO APPROACHES TO THE METHOD OF THEORY CONSTRUCTION (PART I)

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The paper compares Carnap's and Hempel's Standard Conception of Scientific Theories with Newton's method of theory construction as applied in his Principia. It is shown that the latter is built, contrary to Carnap's and Hempel's views, by a cyclical method.
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  • Igor Hanzel, Department of Logic and Methodology of Sciences, Philosophical Faculty, Comenius University, Safarikovo nam. 6, 818 01 Bratislava, Slovak republic; www.klemens.sav.sk/fiusav/organon
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09SKAAAA062715
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bwmeta1.element.8358e96c-9ebc-382f-acbe-0f85d03d994f
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