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Main Title Hierarchy theory : a vision, vocabulary, and epistemology /
Author Ahl, Valerie.
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Allen, T. F. H.
Publisher Columbia University Press,
Year Published 1996
OCLC Number 34149766
ISBN 0231084803 (cloth : acid-free paper); 9780231084802 (cloth : acid-free paper); 0231084811 (pbk. : acid-free paper); 9780231084819 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
Subjects Science--Philosophy. ; Science--Methodology. ; Problem solving. ; Wissenschaftstheorie ; Hierarchie ; Problemlèosen ; Wissenschaft ; Kognition ; Naturwissenschaften
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Table of contents http://www.gbv.de/dms/goettingen/194147029.pdf
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EJAM  Q175.A334 1996 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 01/26/2010
Collation 206 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [201]-202) and index.
Contents Notes
1. Confronting the Complexity of Our Time -- 2. Levels of Analysis as a Challenge to Realism -- 3. The Critical Dualities in Observation -- 4. Ordering Hierarchical Levels -- 5. Changing the Context: Constraint and Nestedness -- 6. Filtering Information -- 7. Defining the Whole with Surfaces -- 8. Evolution and Revolution in Creating Complex Structures -- 9. Conclusion.