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Author Rescher, Nicholas.

Title Philosophical standardism : an empiricist approach to philosophical methodology / Nicholas Rescher
Published Pittsburgh : University of Pittsburgh Press, [1994]
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 214 pages)
Contents 1. How Standardism Works -- 2. The Standardistic Approach to Philosophical Issues -- 3. Standardism and the Theory of Knowledge -- 4. Standardism and Ethics -- 5. Standardistic Ontology -- 6. Standardism and Philosophy of Nature -- 7. Standardism, Reflexivity, and Metaphilosophy -- 8. The Problem with Far-Fetched Hypotheses in Philosophy -- 9. Standardism in Empiricist Perspective
Summary Now in paperback, Philosophical Standardism is ideal for bringing one of the fields preeminent scholars into the classroom. In this novel empirical treatment of fundamental issues in philosophy, Nicholas Rescher propounds an unorthodox approach to philosophical doctrines that is predicated on the idea of standardism
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-211) and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Empiricism.
Inconsistency (Logic)
Norm (Philosophy)
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0822972182 electronic bk
9780822972181 electronic bk
(alk. paper)
(alk. paper)