Some articles on sciences, empirical sciences:
... divided into two major groups natural sciences, which study natural phenomena (including biological life), and social sciences, which study human behavior and societies ... These groupings are empirical sciences, which means the knowledge must be based on observable phenomena and capable of being tested for its validity by other ... There are also related disciplines that are grouped into interdisciplinary and applied sciences, such as engineering and medicine ...
Famous quotes containing the words sciences and/or empirical:
“As far as the arts and the sciences are concerned, the German mind appreciates most highly that which it does not understand of the latter, and that which it does not enjoy of the former.”
—Franz Grillparzer (17911872)
“The bases for historical knowledge are not empirical facts but written texts, even if these texts masquerade in the guise of wars or revolutions.”
—Paul Deman (19191983)