Accession Number:

AD0644733

Title:

THE STRUCTURE OF SCIENCE: THE PROBLEM OF FORMULATING A PROBLEM,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

BUREAU OF NAVAL WEAPONS WASHINGTON D C OFFICE OF THE CHIEF MATHEMATICIAN

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1964-03-16

Pagination or Media Count:

45.0

Abstract:

Contents The problem of discovering what the problem proposer really wants The structure of science On the manner in which physical theories may be constructed On the manner in which mathematical theories or systems may be constructed Role of logic in science The importance of trust, semantics and communications as applied to problem formulation Useful approaches, techniques, and philosophies to problem formulation.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE