Making prehistory : historical science and the scientific realism debate [E-Book] / Derek Turner.
Turner, Derek D., (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2007
1 online resource (xiv, 223 pages)
englisch
9780521875202
9780511487385
9781107406384
Cambridge studies in philosophy and biology
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Table of Contents:
  • Asymmetries
  • The colors of the dinosaurs
  • Manipulation matters
  • Paleontology's chimeras
  • Novel predictions in historical science
  • Making prehistory: could the past be socially constructed?
  • The natural historical attitude
  • Snowball Earth in the balance.