Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Principles, philosophy of science: physical principles are not the same as laws of nature. Rather, laws can be gained from principles or traced back to principles. Examples are the principle of the shortest time, the principle of the smallest effect, the uncertainty principle. See also theories, laws of nature, laws, natural constants.
 
Author Item    More concepts for author
Barrow, J.D. Principles   Barrow, J.D.
Descartes, R. Principles   Descartes, R.
Duhem, Pierre Principles   Duhem, Pierre
Feyerabend, Paul Principles   Feyerabend, Paul
Feynman, Richard Principles   Feynman, Richard
Genz, H. Principles   Genz, H.
Guth, A. Principles   Guth, A.
Hume, D. Principles   Hume, D.
Kant, I. Principles   Kant, I.
Leibniz, G.W. Principles   Leibniz, G.W.
Nagel, Thomas Principles   Nagel, Thomas
Nozick, Robert Principles   Nozick, Robert
Peacocke, Christopher Principles   Peacocke, Christopher
Poincaré, H. Principles   Poincaré, H.
Quine, Willard Van Orman Principles   Quine, Willard Van Orman
Rawls, J. Principles   Rawls, J.
Rorty, Richard Principles   Rorty, Richard
Russell, Bertrand Principles   Russell, Bertrand
Searle, John R. Principles   Searle, John R.
Simons, Peter Principles   Simons, Peter
Strawson, Peter F. Principles   Strawson, Peter F.
Thorne, K. Principles   Thorne, K.
Wessel, H. Principles   Wessel, H.


Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-30