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Title Karl Popper : philosophy and problems / edited by Anthony O'Hear ; [contributors, Peter Clark ... and others]
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, [1995]


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Description iv, 297 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Royal Institute of Philosophy supplement, 1358-2461 ; 39
Royal Institute of Philosophy supplement ; 39
Contents Introduction / Anthony O'Hear -- Popper, Science and Rationality / W. H. Newton-Smith -- Popper and Reliabilism / Peter Lipton -- The Problem of the Empirical Basis / E. G. Zahar -- 'Revolution in Permanence': Popper on Theory-Change in Science / John Worrall -- Popper's Contribution to the Philosophy of Probability / Donald Gillies -- Propensities and Indeterminism / David Miller -- Popper on Determinism / Peter Clark -- Popper and the Quantum Theory / Michael Redhead -- The Uses of Karl Popper / Gunter Wachtershauser -- Popper and Darwinism / John Watkins -- Popper and the Scepticism of Evolutionary Epistemology, or, What Were Human Beings Made For? / Michael Smithurst -- Does Popper Explain Historical Explanation? / Kenneth Minogue -- The Grounds for Anti-Historicism / Graham Macdonald -- What Use is Popper to a Politician? / Bryan Magee -- Ethical Foundations of Popper's Philosophy / Hubert Kiesewetter -- Works of Karl Popper Referred to in the Text
Analysis Philosophy
Notes Supplement to: Philosophy
Bibliography "Works of Karl Popper referred to in the text": pages 289-290
Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Royal Institute of Philosophy supplement no:39 1358-2461
Subject Popper, Karl R. (Karl Raimund), 1902-1994.
Popper, Karl Raymond, Sir, 1902-
Popper, Karl, Sir, 1902-1994
Author Clark, Peter, Ph. D.
O'Hear, Anthony.
LC no. 95033090
ISBN 0521558158 (paperback)
Other Titles Philosophy