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By Mary Domski,Michael Dickson

Addressing a variety of subject matters, from Newton to Post-Kuhnian philosophy of technological know-how, those essays seriously learn subject matters which have been crucial to the influential paintings of thinker Michael Friedman. specific concentration is given to Friedman's revealing research of either historical past of technological know-how and philosophy in his paintings on Kant, Newton, Einstein, and different significant figures. This interplay of historical past and philosophy is the topic of the editors' "manifesto" and serves to either clarify and advertise the basic ties among disciplines often considered as unrelated.

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