Unended Quest: An Intellectual Autobiography
At the age of eight, Karl Popper was puzzling over the idea of infinity and by fifteen was beginning to take a keen interest in his father's well-stocked library of books. Unended Quest recounts these moments and many others in the life of one of the most influential thinkers of the twentieth century, providing an indispensable account of the ideas that influenced him most. As an introduction to Popper's philosophy, Unended Quest also shines. Popper lucidly explains the central ideas in his work, making this book ideal for anyone coming to Popper's life and work for the first time.
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Review: Unended Quest: An Intellectual AutobiographyUser Review - Tanvirul Islam - Goodreads
Inspiring and thought provoking, gives an intimate view of the life of a lover of knowledge. Read full review
Review: Unended Quest: An Intellectual AutobiographyUser Review - Brendan - Goodreads
A good, though perhaps not excellent, introduction to Popper's thinking on issues like the problem of demarcation (and the role of falsificationism in solving it), the nature of theories, political ... Read full review