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Mitchell, Sandra D. 1951-

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Works: 32 works in 73 publications in 2 languages and 1,991 library holdings
Genres: Conference proceedings  Juvenile works 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: QH331, 570
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Most widely held works by Sandra D Mitchell
Biological complexity and integrative pluralism by Sandra D Mitchell ( )
9 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This integrative pluralism is the best way to understand the different and complex processes - historical and interactive - that generate biological phenomena." "This book will be of interest to students and professionals in the philosophy of science."--BOOK JACKET
Unsimple truths science, complexity, and policy by Sandra D Mitchell ( )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Mitchell draws from diverse fields including psychiatry, social insect biology, and studies of climate change to defend "integrative pluralism" - a theory of scientific practices that makes sense of how many natural and social sciences represent the multi-level, multi-component, dynamic structures they study. She explains how we must, in light of the now-acknowledged complexity and contingency of biological and social systems, revise how we conceptualize the world, how we investigate the world, and how we act in the world. Ultimately Unsimple Truths argues that the very idea of what should count as legitimate science itself should change."--BOOK JACKET
Komplexita╠łten : warum wir erst anfangen, die Welt zu verstehen by Sandra D Mitchell ( Book )
4 editions published in 2008 in German and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The effects of the Head Start classroom experience on some aspects of child development : a summary report of national evaluations, 1966-1969 by Lois-ellin Datta ( Book )
3 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ceteris paribus laws ( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
PSA 2002 : proceedings of the 2002 biennial meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association by Philosophy of Science Association ( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Human by nature : between biology and the social sciences by Peter Weingart ( )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Representing a wide range of disciplines -- biology, sociology, anthropology, economics, human ethology, psychology, primatology, history, and philosophy of science -- the contributors to this book recently spent a complete academic year at the Center for Interdisciplinary Research (ZiF) discussing a plethora of new insights in reference to human cultural evolution. These scholars acted as a living experiment of ""interdisciplinarity in vivo."" The assumption of this experiment was that the scholars -- while working and residing at the ZiF -- would be united intellectually as well as so
PSA 2002 : proceedings of the 2002 biennial meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association by Philosophy of Science Association ( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
PSA 2002 : proceedings of the 2002 biennial meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association by Estados Unidos) Philosophy of Science Association (East Lansing ( Book )
in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ceterus [i.e. Ceteris] paribus laws ( )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Natural and social sciences seem very often, though usually only implicitly, to hedge their laws by ceteris paribus clauses - a practice which is philosophically very hard to understand because such clauses seem to render the laws trivial and unfalsifiable. After early worries the issue is vigorously discussed in the philosophy of science and the philosophy of mind since ca. 15 years. This volume collects the most prominent philosophers of science in the field and presents a lively, controversial, but well-integrated, highly original and up-to-date discussion of the issue. It will be the reference book in the coming years concerning ceteris paribus laws
Physics for OCR A for double award by Sandra D Mitchell ( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Newborn nursing models ( Book )
2 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
PSA 2002 : proceedings of the 2002 Biennial Meetings of the Philosophy of Science Association by Philosophy of Science Association ( Book )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Man's effects on aquatic and riparian organisms in the canyons of Canyonlands and Arches National Parks and Natural Bridges National Monument by Sandra D Mitchell ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Butterfly buddies by Sandra D Mitchell ( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
PSA 2002. proceedings of the 2002 Biennial Meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association by Philosophy of Science Association ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
PSA 2002 : proceedings of the 2002 Biennial Meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association by PSA 2002 ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Unsimple truths by Sandra D Mitchell ( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A plan to attract students to the library through the use of automation center facilities by Sandra D Mitchell ( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Instructor's manual to accompany The developing person : a life-span approach by Helen L Bee ( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Mitchell, Sandra 1951-
Mitchell, Sandra D.
Languages
English (57)
German (4)
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