Paper $20.00 ISBN: 9789051668421 Published February 2004 For sale only in the United States, its dependencies, the Philippines, and Canada

Science, Nature, and Ethics

Critical Philosophical Studies

Peter P. Kirschenmann

Science, Nature, and Ethics
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Peter P. Kirschenmann

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202 pages | 6-3/10 x 9-1/2 | © 2000
Paper $20.00 ISBN: 9789051668421 Published February 2004 For sale only in the United States, its dependencies, the Philippines, and Canada
Contents
Preface
An interview with Peter P. Kirschenmann by Eric-Jan Tuininga
Part I: Science and Nature
1. Local and Normative Rationality of Science
2. Heuristical Strategies
3. Science, Norms, and Brains
4. Reciprocity in the Uncertainty Relations
5. Two Forms of Determinism
6. Does the Anthropic Principle Live up to Scientific Standards?
7. Views on Divine Activity in Nature
Part II: Science and Ethics
8. Methodologies, Freedom and Cultural Constructions
9. Moral and Other Responsibilities of Science and Technology
10. Our Obligations to Nature and the Future
11. Must We Develop Sustainably?
12. Naturalistic Dead, Loose and Open Ends
13. The Conceptually Elusive Nature of Persons
Acknowledgements
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