Philosophy of science

    Arts of Living on a Damaged Planet: Ghosts and Monsters of the Anthropocene

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    Can humans and other species continue to inhabit the earth together?

    Seven Deadly Sins of Psychology

    By Chris Chambers

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    Why psychology is in peril as a scientific discipline--and how to save it Psychological science has made extraordinary discoveries about the human mind, but can we trust everything its practitioners are telling us? In recent years, it has become increasingly apparent that a lot of research in psychology is based...

    Philosophy of Cosmology

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    This book addresses foundational questions raised by observational and theoretical progress in modern cosmology. As the foundational volume of an emerging academic discipline, experts from relevant fields lay out the fundamental problems of contemporary cosmology and explore the routes toward finding possible solutions, for a broad academic audience.

    Cambridge Introductions to Philosophy

    By Martin Peterson

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    An essential introduction to all aspects of decision theory, with new and updated discussions, examples, and exercises. Philosophy students and others will benefit from accessible chapters covering utility theory, risk, Bayesianism, game theory and more. The book is clearly written in non-technical language and includes a glossary of key terms.

    Theories of Everything: Ideas in Profile

    By Frank Close

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    The clearest account ever of theories of everything now and in the past

    Metaphysics and the Philosophy of Science: New Essays

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    This volume of new essays, written by leading philosophers of science, explores a broadly methodological question: what role should metaphysics play in our philosophizing about science? The essays address this question both through ground-level investigations of particular issues in the metaphysics of science and by more general methodological investigations.

    Eureka!

    By Andrew Gregory

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    An exploration of the eruption of scientific activity in the Ancient Greek world

    Evidence, Decision and Causality

    By Arif Ahmed

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    An explanation and defence of evidential decision theory, which emphasises the symptomatic value of options over their causal role.

    Dark Side of Technology

    By Peter Townsend

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    The book is concerned with human progress and the unexpected consequences of technological advances. It examines a vast range of topics from medicine to agriculture, including electronics, communications, a global economy and a burgeoning population.

    Shrinking the Technosphere: Getting a Grip on Technologies that Limit our Autonomy, Self-Sufficiency and Freedom

    By Dmitry Orlov

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    Making wise individual choices about technology use may just be the way it really saves us

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