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String theory under scrutiny

Cartwright, Nancy and Frigg, Roman (2007) String theory under scrutiny. Physics World (03 Sep 2007)

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Abstract

One of the main charges against string theory is that it cannot make specific predictions that may be checked against an experiment. But as Nancy Cartwright and Roman Frigg explain, other criteria should be taken into account too when evaluating scientific research.

Item Type: Newspaper/Magazine Article
Official URL: http://physicsworld.com/
Additional Information: © 2007 Institute of Physics and IOP Publishing
Library of Congress subject classification: Q Science > QC Physics
Sets: Departments > Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method
Rights: http://www.lse.ac.uk/library/usingTheLibrary/academicSupport/OA/depositYourResearch.aspx
Date Deposited: 22 Apr 2013 08:43
URL: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/49783/

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