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What is this thing called science? (Michela Massimi and Duncan Pritchard)

Introduction to philosophy of science: the nature of scientific knowledge, the debates about the scientific method and the problem of underdetermination. ...
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3 个视频 (总计 25 分钟), 7 个阅读材料, 1 个测验
Video3 个视频
1.1 Intro2分钟
1.2 What is Science?14分钟
1.3 Duhem & Kuhn8分钟
Reading7 个阅读材料
Lecture slides10分钟
Recommendation for reading10分钟
Epistemic relativism10分钟
Inductivism and Falsificationism10分钟
Underdetermination10分钟
Philosophers10分钟
Related work by Philosophy staff at the University of Edinburgh10分钟
Quiz1 个练习
Week 1 Practice Quiz: What is this thing called science? 18分钟
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Week 2: The origins of our universe (Michela Massimi and John Peacock)

How did our universe form and evolve? Was there really a Big Bang, and what came before it? ...
Reading
5 个视频 (总计 41 分钟), 7 个阅读材料, 1 个测验
Video5 个视频
2.2 A Very Brief History of Cosmology part I10分钟
2.2 A Very Brief History of Cosmology part II10分钟
2.3 Cosmology & Scientific Methodology5分钟
2.4 Conclusion5分钟
Reading7 个阅读材料
Lecture slides10分钟
Recommendation for reading10分钟
General overview of modern cosmology10分钟
Unobservability and indistinguishable spacetimes10分钟
Smolin on cosmology, time and laws10分钟
Chris Smeenk10分钟
Related work by Philosophy staff at the University of Edinburgh10分钟
Quiz1 个练习
Week 2 Quiz: The origins of the universe20分钟
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Week 3: Dark Matter and Dark Energy (Michela Massimi and John Peacock)

According to the currently accepted model in cosmology, our universe is made up of 5% of ordinary matter, 25% cold dark matter, and 70% dark energy. But what kind of entities are dark matter and dark energy? ...
Reading
5 个视频 (总计 52 分钟), 7 个阅读材料, 1 个测验
Video5 个视频
3.2 Dark Matter & Dark Energy part I18分钟
3.2 Dark Matter & Dark Energy part II13分钟
3.3 What prospects for Cosmology?9分钟
3.4 Conclusion3分钟
Reading7 个阅读材料
Lecture Slides10分钟
Find and share news on the frontiers of science!10分钟
Recommendation for reading10分钟
On Kuhn and the rationality of theory choice10分钟
Underdetermination of theory by evidence10分钟
Dark matter and dark energy10分钟
Related work by Philosophy staff at the University of Edinburgh10分钟
Quiz1 个练习
Week 3 Quiz: Dark matter and dark energy20分钟
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Week 4: The anthropic principle and multiverse cosmology (Alasdair Richmond and John Peacock)

Anthropic reasoning attempts to understand peculiarities of the physical universe via context-sensitive observers in a multiverse of different distinct universes. What are the problems and prospects of this view?...
Reading
3 个视频 (总计 51 分钟), 5 个阅读材料, 2 个测验
Video3 个视频
4.2 The Anthropic Principle and Cosmology Part I14分钟
4.2 The Anthropic Principle and Cosmology Part II17分钟
Reading5 个阅读材料
Lecture Slides10分钟
Recommendation for reading10分钟
Inflationary cosmology10分钟
Multiverse Cosmology10分钟
Related work by Philosophy staff at the University of Edinburgh10分钟
Quiz1 个练习
Week 4 Quiz: The anthropic principle and multiverse cosmology20分钟
完成时间(小时)
完成时间为 10 分钟

Philosophy and the Sciences Part 2

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Reading1 个阅读材料
Introduction to the Philosophy of Cognitive Sciences10分钟
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创建者 DLNov 27th 2017

Many of the mathematical elements were beyond me, but the instructors presented the material in such a way that it really demonstrated the art of philosophical thinking about the field of science.

创建者 KKJun 7th 2018

Nice slides.Lectures are well prepared .Quizzes are relevant to the subject and thoughtfully worded so that even wrong choices also contribute to the knowledge of the study material.

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Professor Michela Massimi

Full Professor
Philosophy
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Dr. Suilin Lavelle

Lecturer in Philosophy
University of Edinburgh
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Dr David Carmel

Lecturer
Psychology
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Dr Mark Sprevak

Senior Lecturer
School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences
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Professor Duncan Pritchard

Professor of Philosophy
University of Edinburgh
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Professor Andy Clark

School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences
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Professor John Peacock

Professor of Cosmology
Institute for Astronomy
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Professor Barbara Webb

School of Informatics
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Dr Kenny Smith

School of Philosophy, Psychology & Language Sciences
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Dr Peggy Series

Institute for Adaptive and Neural Computation
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E-Learning Developer
University of Edinburgh

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