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The significance of the hypothetical in natural science

The significance of the hypothetical in natural science

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Published by Walter de Gruyter in Berlin, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reasoning,
  • Hypothesis,
  • Science -- Methodology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Michael Heidelberger and Gregor Schiemann.
    ContributionsHeidelberger, Michael., Schiemann, Gregor.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ175.32.R45 S54 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23622088M
    ISBN 109783110206944
    LC Control Number2009027595

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    Hypothetical definition, assumed by hypothesis; supposed: a hypothetical case. See more.   As the science writer David Shenk puts it in his new book, The Genius in All of Us, "This is big, big stuff – perhaps the most important [discoveries] in the science of heredity since the gene.

    hypothetical definition: 1. imagined or suggested but not necessarily real or true: 2. imagined or suggested but not. Learn more. The world fully lost: Michael Heidelberger and Gregor Schiemann (eds): The significance of the hypothetical in the natural sciences. Berlin and New York: De Gruyter, , viii+pp, €


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