On the Structure of Scientific Theories

  • Hans Primas


Scientific method is one of many possible approaches to understanding the world. Science does not deal with every aspect of reality but only with a carefully selected part of reality. Science does not provide any premises for aesthetical, moral or political conclusions. There are complementary approaches such as the fine arts, poetry or religious experiences which are no less important than science.


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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • Hans Primas
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  1. 1.Laboratory for Physical ChemistrySwiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) ETH-ZentrumZürichSwitzerland

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