Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science VIII, by Jens Erik Fenstad, Ivan T. Frolov and Risto Hilpinen (Eds.)

By Jens Erik Fenstad, Ivan T. Frolov and Risto Hilpinen (Eds.)

Common sense, method and Philosophy of technology VIII provides the result of contemporary learn into the rules of technological know-how. the amount includes 37 invited papers offered on the Congress, masking the components of good judgment, arithmetic, actual Sciences, organic Sciences and the arts

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Positive Lyapunov exponents measure the divergence of trajectories starting from nearly identical initial conditions. THE REDISCOVERY OF TIME 35 I want also to emphasize briefly the fact that the kinetic description, which goes back to Boltzmann, is very closely related to dynamical instability. We cannot go into details here, but I want to mention the important role played by resonance; resonance is really-we know it since Poincark's theorem of 1892-what prevents a dynamical system from being integrable.

Prominent scientists launched this movement. Niels Bohr. was among the first physicists who realised that the atomic weapon is a challenge to the entire human civilisation, and necessitates a radically new approach to international relations. , 1986, Ethics of Science, Russian edn. (Moscow). P. FEDOSEYEV 24 cooperation among nations. The vital necessity of concerted efforts to avert the sinister threat to civilisation opens, in his opinion, an exclusive opportunity to overcome international contradictions.

1982, Quantum Theory and the Schism of Physics, Postscript to the Logic of Scie-c Discovery (Rowman and Littlefield, Totowa. New Jersey) pp. 160 and 177. , 1980, From Being to Becomhg (Freeman. San Francisco). PUIGOGINE, 1. ,U1987, , Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 83. 6245. PIIGONINE, I. , , 1988a. An Ahmafive lo Quanfum Theory, Physica 147A, p. 461; PRIGOGINE, 1. s for Classical and Quantum Theory, Physica 147A. p. 439; PRICOCINE. I. and PETROSKY, T.. Intrinsic Irreversibility in Quanfum Theory, Festschrift P.

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