The Ambiguity of the Lakatos-Zahar Reconstruction of Classical and Relativistic Programmes

  • Teresa Grabińska
Part of the Boston Studies in the Philosophy of Science book series (BSPS, volume 160)


Since the triumphant procession of the relativistic programme many works criticizing this approach appeared in physics. Most frequently they did not manage to cope with the requirements and provisions imposed by the physicists and methodologists. We shall consider the Ives’ approach to the Einsteinian revolution, which is a purely operationist kinematics.


Hard Core Inertial System Relativistic Programme Light Velocity Theory ofIves 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Teresa Grabińska
    • 1
  1. 1.Technical University of WrocławPoland

Personalised recommendations