Foundations of Science

Reasoning, Philosophy of Science, Ethics and History

Science as method stands on a foundation of several pillars, the idea of reasoning and logic, research ethics, the philosophy of science and the history of science.

Overview

Reasoning and Logic

Reasoning and Logic

Deduction, Induction, Hypothetico-Deductive Method, Falsifiability

Philosophy of Science

Philosophy of Science

The assumptions, foundations and implications of science

Ethics in Research

Research Ethics

Ethical considerations you as a scientist must do

History of Science

History of Science

The origin of research. Ancient and modern history of science.

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