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Class Notes for PHIL 160D3 at University of Arizona (U OF A)

U OF APHIL 160D3Marc JohansenSpring

PHIL 160D3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 15: Almagest, Teleology, Essentialism

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Core beliefs cannot be changed without changing many other beliefs in the system. Peripheral beliefs can be changed without changing many other beliefs
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PHIL 160D3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Middle Ages, Equant, Deferent And Epicycle

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The astronomical data movement of the stars. The stars move through the course of the night. They move at the same rate as the sun: one rotation every
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PHIL 160D3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 4: Inductive Reasoning, Natural Kind, Modus Ponens

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Observation 1: sample of pure potassium does not burn yellow. Observation 2: sample of unknown substance does not burn yellow. Observation 2 seems rele
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PHIL 160D3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 21: Quantum Mechanics, Copernican Revolution, Problem Solving

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Distinct phases of scientific development: normal science, revolutionary science. P(cid:396)o(cid:272)ess leadi(cid:374)g to the theo(cid:396)(cid:455)
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PHIL 160D3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 6: Flat Earth, Classical Adlerian Psychology, Falsifiability

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Karl popper proposed a deductive model of scientific methodology. The problem all inductive reasoning assumes the uniformity principle. Unsuccessful pr
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PHIL 160D3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 19: Falsifiability, Galilean Moons, Tychonic System

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Copernican model strengths: accurate predictions, no equant points for perfect circle fact, simple explanation for retrograde motion. Copernican model
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PHIL 160D3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 16: Counterfactual Conditional, Mathematical Instrument, Instrumentalism

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PHIL 160D3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 17: Circular Motion, Equant, Explanatory Power

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The sun appears to rise and set over the course of 24 hours. Earth rotates on its axis every 24 hours. The sun appears to move through the sky over the
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