Symposium: "New Directions for Studying Success and Failure in Science"

September, 2017

European Philosophy of Science Association

University of Exeter

September 6-9 2017


Chair: C. Kenneth Waters (University of Calgary)

Melinda Bonnie Fagan (University of Utah): Success and Failure Among the Stem Cells: Connecting Biology and Philosophy

Steve Elliott (Arizona State University): An Account of Success in Science as the Attainment of Epistemic Aims

Flavia Fabris (Exeter): The Integrative Role of Scientific Practices: The Case of Heat-Shock

C. Kenneth Waters: Commentary and Contextualization