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Philosophy of technology and engineering sciences

Anthonie Meijers

Philosophy of technology and engineering sciences

by Anthonie Meijers

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Published by Elsevier/North Holland in Amsterdam, London, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Engineering,
  • Philosophy,
  • Technology

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    The Handbook Philosophy of Technology and Engineering Sciences addresses numerous issues in the emerging field of the philosophy of those sciences that are involved in the technological process of designing, developing and making of new technical artifacts and systems. These issues include the nature of design, of technological knowledge, and of technical artifacts, as well as the toolbox of engineers. Most of these have thus far not been analyzed in general philosophy of science, which has traditionally but inadequately regarded technology as mere applied science and focused on physics, biology, mathematics and the social sciences. . First comprehensive philosophical handbook on technology and the engineering sciences . Unparalleled in scope including explorative articles . In depth discussion of technical artifacts and their ontology . Provides extensive analysis of the nature of engineering design . Focuses in detail on the role of models in technology.

    Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Anthonie Meijers
    SeriesHandbook of the philosophy of science -- v. 9
    ContributionsScienceDirect (Online service)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsT14 .P45 2009eb
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] /
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25541444M
    ISBN 100444516670
    ISBN 109780444516671
    OCLC/WorldCa528550725

    Moreover, we work on fundamental critical assessments of technology-related research in various sciences, and of programs in engineering disciplines. The group’s expertise covers a variety of philosophical sub-disciplines, including applied ethics, normative ethics, meta-ethics, philosophy of science and technology, and epistemology. philosophy, science, and technology Reviewed by: Samir Abuzaid Professor Naffady introduces the heart of the problem in the introductory section as follows: The relation between philosophy and science is intimate, the relation between science and philosophy is also intimate, however, the relation between philosophy and technology is not so.

    Natural Sciences, Engineering Science, Social Science and Philosophy from a Dutch University qualify for direct admission; conditions may apply. inTernaTional sTudenTs International students with a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualification in (Applied) Natural Sciences, Engineering Sciences, Social Sciences or Philosophy are. Online shopping for Philosophy of Technology from a great selection at Books Store.

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