- Title Pages
- Notes on Contributors
- 1 Introduction
- 2 Constructive Empiricism and the Argument from Underdetermination
- 3 Why be Hanged for Even a Lamb?
- 4 The Epistemology of Constructive Empiricism
- 5 Underdetermination and Evidence
- 6 An Empiricist Critique of Constructive Empiricism: The Aim of Science
- 7 Accepting Contradictions
- 8 Putting a Bridle on Irrationality: An Appraisal of van Fraassen's New Epistemology
- 9 Taking an Empirical Stance
- 10 Six Degrees of Speculation: Metaphysics in Empirical Contexts
- 11 The Dilemma of Empiricist Belief
- 12 Materialism, Stances, and Open‐Mindedness
- 13 Must Empiricism Be a Stance, and Could it Be One? How to Be an Empiricist and a Philosopher at the Same Time
- 14 Farewell to Empiricism
- 15 From a View of Science to a New Empiricism
- Images of Empiricism
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