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Between Physics and Philosophy

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ISBN 9780674331976

Publication Date: 01/01/1941

238 pages


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  • I. Introduction: Historical Background (1908)
  • II. The Importance of Ernst Mach’s Philosophy of Science for Our Times (1917)
  • III. Physical Theories of the Twentieth Century and School Philosophy (1929)
  • IV. Is There a Trend Today Toward Idealism in Physics? (1934)
  • V. The Positivistic and the Metaphysical Conception of Physics (1935)
  • VI. Logical Empiricism and the Philosophy of the Soviet Union (1935)
  • VII. Philosophical Misinterpretations of the Quantum Theory (1936)
  • VIII. What “Length” Means to the Physicist (1937)
  • IX. Determinism And Indeterminism in Modern Physics (1938)
  • X. Ernst Mach and the Unity of Science (1938)
  • Index

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