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Axiomatics and the Search for the Foundations of Physics

  • M. Omelyanovsky
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Part of the The University of Western Ontario Series in Philosophy of Science book series (WONS, volume 10)

Abstract

The paper deals with the peculiarities of the axiomatic method in physics. The heuristic role of the axiomatic method is underlined; its ability to increase scientific knowledge. The ability of axiomatic systems for development is analysed. Attention is concentrated on the dialectical character of physical axiomatics.

Keywords

Quantum Mechanic Special Theory Classical Physic Axiomatic System Newtonian Mechanic 
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© D. Reidel Publishing Company, Dordrecht, Holland 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Omelyanovsky
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  1. 1.Institute of PhilosophyMoscowUSSR

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