The Global Scientific Method

Molwick
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Perception, intuition, and logic are the three weapons used by man in order to strengthen his control over nature. Philosophy of science defines the concept and sources of scientific knowledge, and uses three main methods based on these instruments: hypothesis testing, inductive and deductive reasoning.

Chapter II discusses the characteristics of the scientific method, criticizing some parts of its terminology as well as proposing a simple classification of its types, stages and steps.

In addition, two new scientific methods and a brief section about the sociology of science, regarding the acceptance of scientific theories, are also included.

A new methodology for analyzing complex systems is presented in chapter III.

Chapter IV focuses on revising the most relevant historical errors that the scientific method has made and continues making, since it uses a philosophy of science adapted to sociological needs; i.e., on evolution and physics.

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José Tiberius is the author of all the Molwick publisher books. With over 40 million visitors and two million books in PDF format, he is surely one of the most widely read authors in Spanish of scientific essays in the current millennium.

There are more than 20000 quotes to Jose's scientific and literary works, where his 15 books on theoretical physics, theory of evolution, quantitative genetics, cognitive theory, the philosophy of science, metaphysics and children's stories have been translated into English, French, Italian and Portuguese. Many of these quotes - to all these different fields - come from universities, projects done by university students and blogs created by teaching professionals and educational specialists.

When a witch proposes theories that involve a paradigm shift, she should be judged neither by the Inquisition nor by her specific academic education, no matter How Big it might be, but for the logical consistency and empirical testing of the new ideas. Otherwise, we will be lead into the classic ad wominen, hominen or whominen fallacy.

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Publisher
Molwick
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Published on
Oct 1, 2016
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Pages
88
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ISBN
9788415328018
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Language
English
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Genres
Philosophy / Epistemology
Reference / Research
Science / General
Science / Philosophy & Social Aspects
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