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Main Title How we know : an exploration of the scientific process /
Author Goldstein, Martin,
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Goldstein, Inge F.
Publisher Plenum Press,
Year Published 1978
Report Number 77020510
OCLC Number 03380055
ISBN 0306310694; 9780306310690
Subjects Research--Methodology. ; Physics--Research--Case studies. ; Medicine--Research--Case studies. ; Psychiatry--Research--Case studies. ; Wetenschapsbeoefening. ; Erkenntnistheorie ; Wissenschaft ; Sciences--méthodologie. ; Recherche. ; Research Design.
Additional Subjects Research--Methodology ; Physics--Research--Case studies ; Medical research--Case studies ; Psychiatric research--Case studies
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ELDM  Q180.55.M4G64 NHEERL/MED Library/Duluth,MN 11/18/2005
Collation xviii, 357 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
What is science? -- Facts -- Case histories -- Is heat a substance? -- Who is mad? -- Science : search for understanding -- Science : the goal of generality -- Science : the experiment test -- The experimenter and the experiment -- Measurement and its pitfalls -- Where do hypotheses come from? -- The dispassionate scientist -- The cultural roots of science -- Logic and mathematics -- Probability -- Statistics.