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Title Critical approaches to science & philosophy / Mario Bunge, editor, with a new introduction
Published [Place of publication not identified] : Routledge, 2017


Description 1 online resource
Series Science and technology studies
Science and technology studies.
Contents Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Introduction to the Transaction Edition; Preface; Biographical Notes on the Contributors; Part I: The critical approach to philosophy; Chapter 1: William W. Bartley III, Rationality versus the Theory of Rationality; Chapter 2: Paul Bernays, Reflections on Karl Popper's Epistemology; Chapter 3: Herbert Feigl, What Hume Might Have Said to Kant; Chapter 4: Jerzy Giedymin, Strength, Confirmation, Compatibility; Chapter 5: R.M. Hare, A Question about Plato's Theory of Ideas; Chapter 6: Peter Munz, Popper and Wittgenstein
Chapter 7: John W.N. Watkins, Confirmation, the Paradoxes, and PositivismChapter 8: J.O. Wisdom, Some Overlooked Aspects of Popper's Contributions to Philosophy, Logic, and Scientific Method; Part II: The Critical Approach to Logic and Mathematics; Chapter 9: Haskell B. Gurry, The Elimination of Variables by Regular Combinators; Chapter 10: William Kneale, On Popper's Use of the Notion of Absolute Logical Probability; Chapter 11: Nicholas Rescher, Aristotle's Theory of Modal Syllogisms and Its Interpretation; Chapter 12: Gerold Stahl, Logical Terminology and Theory of Meaning
Part III: The Critical Approach to ScienceChapter 13: Joseph Agassi, The Nature of Scientific Problems and Their Roots in Metaphysics; Chapter 14: David Bohm, On the Problem of Truth and Understanding in Science; Chapter 15: P.W. Bridgman, * The Mach Principle; Chapter 16: Mario Bunge, Phenomenological Theories; Chapter 17: J.T. Davies, The Simple Laws of Science and History; Chapter 18: J.C. Eccles, The Neurophysiological Basis of Experience; Chapter 19: Paul K. Feyerabend, Realism and Instrumentalism: Comments on the Logic of Factual Support
Chapter 20: O.R. Frisch, Observation and the Quantumchapter 21: Adolf Griinbaum, Popper on Irreversibility; Chapter 22: F.A. Hayek, The Theory of Complex Phenomena; Chapter 23: Jean Ullmo, The Agreement between Mathematics and Physical Phenomena; Chapter 24: Wolfgang Yourgrau, On the Reality of Elementary Particles; Part IV: The Critical Approach to Society and History; Chapter 25: Hans Albert, Social Science and Moral Philosophy; Chapter 26: W.B. Gallie, Popper and the Critical Philosophy of History; Chapter 27: Pieter Geyl, The Open Society and Its Enemies
Chapter 28: Ernst H. Gombrich, The Tradition of General KnowledgeChapter 29: George H. Nadel, Philosophy of History before Historicism Writings of Karl R. Popper; Writings of Karl R. Popper
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed June 25, 2018)
Subject Philosophy.
Science -- Methodology.
Logic, Symbolic and mathematical.
PHILOSOPHY -- Reference.
Logic, Symbolic and mathematical
Science -- Methodology
Form Electronic book
Author Bunge, Mario, 1919-2020
ISBN 9781351313063
Other Titles Critical approaches to science and philosophy