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Rensselaer Catalog 2007-2008 
    
Rensselaer Catalog 2007-2008 [Archived Catalog]

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STSH 2130 - Introduction to Philosophy of Science


How does science stimulate philosophical thinking and how has philosophy influenced science? This broad range of interaction is studied with special attention given to the concepts of theory, observation, and scientific method. Special attention is given to issues basic to psychology, in particular, reductionism, behaviorism, functionalism, and cognitivism.

When Offered: Fall term annually.



Cross Listed: (Cross listed as PHIL 2130. Students cannot obtain credit for both this course and PHIL 2130.)

Credit Hours: 4



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