Knowledge and Inquiry: Essays on Jaakko Hintikka's Epistemology and Philosophy of Science

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Matti Sintonen
Rodopi, 1997 - Science - 338 pages
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Aam Sintonen From the Science of Logic to the Logic of Science
1
MarjaUisa KakkuriKnuuttita What Can the Sciences of Man Learn
19
Martin Kusch Theories of Questions in GermanSpeaking Philosophy
41
Theo A F Kuipers The CarnapHintikka Programme in Inductive
87
Isaac Levi Caution and Nonmonotonic Inference
101
Ilkka Niiniluoto Inductive Logic Atomism and Observational Error
117
Arto Mutanen Theory of Identiftability
133
Sylvain Bromberger Natural Kinds and Questions
149
Scon A Kleiner The Structure of Inquiry in Developmental Biology
165
Andrzej Wisniewski Some Foundational Concepts of Erotetic
181
Jan Wolenski Science and Games
213
The Fifth Decade
225
Erik Weber Scientific Explanation and the Interrogative Model
239
George Gebhard Scientific Discovery Induction and the MultiLevel
261
Mika Kiikeri On the Logical Structure of Learning Models
287
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