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Duhem, Pierre
 
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Thought Experiments I 270
Thought experiment/Duhem's fictitious experiment: has no foundation other than belief in the principle: what follows is a cirulus vitiosus.
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I 273
Physics does not grow like geometry, while it continues to produce new theorems, which are proved once and for all, which it adds to already proven ones.

Duh I
P. Duhem
Ziel und Struktur der physikalischen Theorien Hamburg 1998


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