Daniel C. Burnston

List of John Benjamins publications for which Daniel C. Burnston plays a role.


Burnston, Daniel C., Benjamin Sheredos, Adele Abrahamsen and William Bechtel 2014 Scientists’ use of diagrams in developing mechanistic explanations: A case study from chronobiologyDiagrammatic Reasoning, Fusaroli, Riccardo and Kristian Tylén (eds.), pp. 224–243 | Article
We explore the crucial role of diagrams in scientific reasoning, especially reasoning directed at developing mechanistic explanations of biological phenomena. We offer a case study focusing on one research project that resulted in a published paper advancing a new understanding of the mechanism by… read more