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The Universality of Laws

Earman, John (1978) The Universality of Laws. Philosophy of Science, 45 (2). 173 - 181. ISSN 0031-8248

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<jats:p>Various senses in which laws of nature are supposed to be “universal” are distinguished. Conditions designed to capture the content of the more important of these senses are proposed and the relations among these conditions are examined. The status of universality requirements is briefly discussed.</jats:p>


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Item Type: Article
Status: Published
CreatorsEmailPitt UsernameORCID
Earman, Johnjearman@pitt.eduJEARMAN
Centers: University Centers > Center for Philosophy of Science
Date: June 1978
Date Type: Publication
Access Restriction: No restriction; Release the ETD for access worldwide immediately.
Journal or Publication Title: Philosophy of Science
Volume: 45
Number: 2
Publisher: Cambridge University Press (CUP)
Page Range: 173 - 181
DOI or Unique Handle: 10.1086/288795
Institution: University of Pittsburgh
Schools and Programs: Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences > History and Philosophy of Science
Refereed: Yes
ISSN: 0031-8248
Date Deposited: 20 Jul 2012 04:42
Last Modified: 17 Apr 2022 14:55


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