Alan Chalmers

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Introduction

Alan Francis Chalmers is a British-Australian philosopher of science and associate professor at the University of Sydney. Chalmers was born in Bristol, England in 1939, and was awarded a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics at the University of Bristol in 1961, and his Master of Science in physics from the University of Manchester in 1964. His PhD on the electromagnetic theory of James Clerk Maxwell[citation needed] was awarded by the University of London in 1971.