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Naturphilosophie

(3,245 words)

Author(s): Meinel, Christoph | Stengel, Friedemann | Evers, Dirk | Rueger, Alexander
1. Begriff und Forschungspositi…
Date: 2019-11-19

Natural philosophy

(3,400 words)

Author(s): Meinel, Christoph | Stengel, Friedemann | Evers, Dirk | Rueger, Alexander |
1. Concept and research positionsThe term “natural philosophy” lacks a unanimous definition. In the first centuries of the early modern period, it was still largely synonymous with a general science of nature that was a central component of philosophy. As empirical knowledge came to be regarded as the prototype of reliable (philosophical) knowledge (Empiricism; see below, 3.), so the term natural philosophy even began to be used as a synonym for experimental physics – it was still so used at Scottis…
Date: 2020-04-06