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The Resource Best explanations : new essays on inference to the best explanation, Kevin McCain and Ted Poston, (electronic resource)

Best explanations : new essays on inference to the best explanation, Kevin McCain and Ted Poston, (electronic resource)

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Best explanations : new essays on inference to the best explanation
Title
Best explanations
Title remainder
new essays on inference to the best explanation
Statement of responsibility
Kevin McCain and Ted Poston
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Twenty philosophers offer new essays examining the form of reasoning known as inference to the best explanation - widely used in science and in our everyday lives, yet still controversial. 'Best Explanations' represents the state of the art when it comes to understanding, criticizing, and defending this form of reasoning.--
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Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McCain, Kevin
  • Poston, Ted
Series statement
Oxford scholarship online
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Inference
Target audience
specialized
Label
Best explanations : new essays on inference to the best explanation, Kevin McCain and Ted Poston, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/oso/9780198746904.001.0001
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
EDZ0001804111
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780191809125
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1020864472
Label
Best explanations : new essays on inference to the best explanation, Kevin McCain and Ted Poston, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/oso/9780198746904.001.0001
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
EDZ0001804111
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780191809125
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1020864472

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