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Ph.D. Ronald N. GIERE Professor of Philosophy at the University of Minnesota


1963 M.S. in Physics at Cornell University
1968 Ph.D. in Philosophy at Cornell University
1966-1987 Department of History and Philosophy of Science at the Indiana University
1971-1972 New York University
1982-1983 University of Pittsburgh
1987-1996 Director of the Minnesota Center for Philosophy of Science
1997-1998 the National Humanities Center. RTP. Tri Delta Fellow


Minnesota Center for Philosophy of Science


Science without Laws, 1999
Understanding Scientific Reasoning, 4th ed., 1997
Explaining Science: A Cognitive Approach, 1988


Fellow. American Association for the Advancement of Science
Fellow. The National Humanities Center