Why would anyone study history and philosophy of science (HPS)? What are some of the key questions addressed by HPS?
Popular Science Mythology
What is History of Science?
___ Contemporary Scientific Mosaic
___ Natural, Social, and Formal Science
___ Theory, Scientific Mosaic, Scientific Change
___ Scientific Mosaic circa 1765
___ Scientific Mosaic circa 1515
Example of Scientific Change: Theories of Free Fall
___ Free Fall in Newtonian Physics
___ Free Fall in Aristotelian Physics
___ Free Fall in General Relativity
Questions of History of Science
Questions of Philosophy of Science
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My name is Hakob Barseghyan. I teach history and philosophy of science at the IHPST, University of Toronto. It is my goal to help my students appreciate how fascinating both the history and philosophy of science are. HPS100 is my introductory course on history and philosophy of science; it is offered online in both Fall and Winter terms.
The course is funded by University of Toronto, Online Learning Strategies () and the Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology ()
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immensely thought out! how do you make this? photoshop?
alluring dude i approve the use of blur and layout!
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