PHIL 3601 Philosophy of Science
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as PHIL 42.
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3 hours; 3 credits
Logical structure of mathematics and of the natural sciences. Explanation in the physical sciences. Cognitive status of scientific laws and theories.
Prerequisite: one course in philosophy or Core Studies 10 or Core Curriculum 1210 [2.1].
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