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The Logic of Scientific Discovery

Karl Raimund Popper - Philosophy - 2002 - 513 pages
Described by the philosopher A.J. Ayer as a work of 'great originality and power', this book revolutionized contemporary thinking on science and knowledge. Ideas such as the ...
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Realism and the Aim of Science: From the Postscript to The Logic of ...

Karl Popper - Philosophy - 2013 - 464 pages
Realism and the Aim of Science is one of the three volumes of Karl Popper’s Postscript to the Logic of scientific Discovery. The Postscript is the culmination of Popper’s work ...
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An Unended Quest

Karl Raimund Popper - Philosophy - 2002 - 315 pages
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 ...
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The Methodology of Scientific Research Programmes: Volume 1: Philosophical ...

Imre Lakatos - Philosophy - 1980 - 260 pages
Imre Lakatos' philosophical and scientific papers are published here in two volumes. Volume I brings together his very influential but scattered papers on the philosophy of the ...
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The Poverty of Historicism

Karl Raimund Popper - Philosophy - 2002 - 156 pages
On its publication in 1957, The Poverty of Historicism was hailed by Arthur Koestler as 'probably the only book published this year which will outlive the century.' A ...
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Our Knowledge of the External World: As a Field for Scientific Method in ...

Bertrand Russell - Philosophy - 1993 - 251 pages
'Philosophy, from the earliest times, has made greater claims, and acheived fewer results than any other branch of learning ... I believe that the time has now arrived when ...
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The Myth of the Framework: In Defence of Science and Rationality

Karl Raimund Popper - Philosophy - 1996 - 230 pages
During his career, Sir Karl Popper has made some of the most important contributions to the 20th century discussion of science and rationality. This book is a new collection of ...
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All Life is Problem Solving

Karl Raimund Popper - Philosophy - 1999 - 171 pages
'Never before has there been so many and such dreadful weapons in so many irresponsible hands.' - Karl Popper, from the Preface All Life is Problem Solving is a stimulating and ...
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