Braithwaite, Richard Bevan SCIENTIFIC EXPLANATION: A Study of the Function of Theory, Probability and Law in Science
Cambridge: At the University Press, (1956). 0521043069 / 9780521043069 First U.S. edition. Based on the Tarner Lectures of 1946. Hardcover. A nearly fine copy in navy blue cloth with gold lettering and rules to the spine; lacking the dust jacket. 375 pages; figures, tables, index.
This book by the British philosopher examines the logical features common to all the sciences, throwing light on many elements of scientific procedure and resolving many of the problems philosophers have found in those procedures.