Proposal Deadline extended to December 15, 2015.
Costs of Abstraction
5th Annual Natura Conference on Science and Epistemology
Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
March 25, 2016
Franklin L. Ford Professor of the History of Science at Harvard University
"…any measurement, however comprehensive, is an act of abstraction, an act of replacing the thing measured" (Rosen 1991: 60).