People classified with "Philosophy of Science"

Total Cataloged: 6

Maurice Finocchiaro
Maurice Finocchiaro
Maurice Finocchiaro is a graduate of M.I.T. (B.S.) and U.C. Berkeley (Ph.D.); now Distinguished Professor of Philosophy (Emeritus), University of Nevada-Las Vegas; and past fellow and grantee of the Guggenheim Foundation, American Council of Learned Societies, National Science Foundation, and...

Occupation(s): Historian, Philosopher, Logician
Specialty(ies): Medieval History, Philosophy of Science, Informal Logic and Critical Thinking, Italian Social and Political Philosophy, Galileo Galilei
Contributions catalogued: 2
Alexander Unzicker
Alexander Unzicker
Alexander Unzicker is a German theoretical physicist and science writer. His book "Vom Urknall zum Durchknall" won the award 'most controversial science book of the year' by "Bild der Wissenschaft". He publicly criticizes theories that are not testable like string...

Occupation(s): Journalist, Physicist
Specialty(ies): Particle Physics, Philosophy of Science
Contributions catalogued: 3
Eric Lerner
Eric Lerner
Eric J. Lerner is an award-winning popular science writer, plasma researcher and advocate of plasma cosmology. In 1991, he authored The Big Bang Never Happened, a popular science book highlighting Plasma Cosmology in comparison to the Big Bang theory. He...

Occupation(s): Physicist, Lecturer
Specialty(ies): Cosmology, Electromagnetism, Plasma Physics, Philosophy of Science
Contributions catalogued: 1
Immanuel Velikovsky
Immanuel Velikovsky
Russian independent scholar who wrote a number of books reinterpreting the events of ancient history, in particular the US bestseller Worlds in Collision published in 1950. Earlier, he had played a role in the founding of the Hebrew University of...

Occupation(s): Historian, Psychoanalyst
Specialty(ies): Astrophysics, Catastrophy Theory, Cosmology, Philosophy of Science
Contributions catalogued: 7
Alfred North Whitehead
Alfred North Whitehead - Photo Credit by Richard Wood
Alfred North Whitehead (1861–1947) was a British mathematician and philosopher best known for his work in mathematical logic and the philosophy of science.

Occupation(s): Mathematician, Philosopher, Educator
Specialty(ies): Philosophy of Science
Contributions catalogued: 25