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Karl Popper (1902–1994)

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Although he writes widely in philosophy, Sir Karl Raimund Popper is best known for his thesis that an empirical statement is meaningless unless conditions can be specified that could show it to be false. He was born and educated in Vienna, where he was associated with, although not actually a näytä lisää member of, the Vienna Circle. Two years after the German publication of his Logic of Scientific Discovery (1935), he left Austria for New Zealand, where he was senior lecturer at the University of Canterbury. In 1945 he moved to England and began a distinguished career at the London School of Economics and Political Science. According to Popper, there is no "method of discovery" in science. His view holds that science advances by brilliant but unpredictable conjectures that then stand up well against attempts to refute them. This view was roundly criticized by more dogmatic positivists, on the one hand, and by Feyerabend and Kuhn, on the other. In 1945 he published The Open Society and Its Enemies, which condemns Plato, Georg Hegel, and Karl Marx as progenitors of totalitarianism and opponents of freedom. The scholarship that underpins this book remains controversial. Popper's later works continue his interest in philosophy of science and also develop themes in epistemology and philosophy of mind. He is particularly critical of historicism, which he regards as an attitude that fosters a deplorable tendency toward deterministic thinking in the social sciences. (Bowker Author Biography) näytä vähemmän
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Logik der Forschung (1934) — Tekijä; Kääntäjä, eräät painokset1,715 kappaletta
The poverty of historicism (1944) 958 kappaletta
Arvauksia ja kumoamisia (1962) 935 kappaletta
Unended Quest: An Intellectual Autobiography (1976) — Tekijä — 478 kappaletta
Objective Knowledge: An Evolutionary Approach (1972) — Tekijä — 476 kappaletta
All Life is Problem Solving (1995) 268 kappaletta
Popper Selections (1985) 225 kappaletta
The world of Parmenides (1998) 116 kappaletta
Realism and the aim of science (1983) 107 kappaletta
Cattiva maestra televisione (1994) 99 kappaletta
Pocket Popper (Fontana Pocket Readers) (1725) — Tekijä — 55 kappaletta
The Future Is Open (1985) 51 kappaletta
Karl Popper Lesebuch (1995) 41 kappaletta
De groei van kennis (1978) 39 kappaletta
Scienza e filosofia: cinque saggi (1969) 38 kappaletta
A World of Propensities (1990) 36 kappaletta
Philosophy of Karl Popper: v. 2 (1974) 29 kappaletta
Alle Menschen sind Philosophen (2002) 26 kappaletta
Lógica das Ciências Sociais (2013) 6 kappaletta
Tre saggi sulla mente umana (1978) 5 kappaletta
Briefwechsel (2005) 5 kappaletta
Nuvole e orologi (2005) 4 kappaletta
Il gioco della scienza (1992) 4 kappaletta
Come controllare chi comanda (1996) 3 kappaletta
Breviario (1998) 3 kappaletta
Selections 3 kappaletta
Popper 3 kappaletta
Samfunnsvitenskap og profeti (1971) 2 kappaletta
Cercatori di verità (1997) 2 kappaletta
Lo scopo della scienza (2000) 2 kappaletta
Philosophy of Karl Popper (1974) 2 kappaletta
Misère de l'historicisme (1988) 2 kappaletta
O cérebro e o pensamento (1992) 1 kappale
Contro Marx 1 kappale
Contro Hegel 1 kappale

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Philosophy of Science: The Central Issues (1998) — Avustaja — 302 kappaletta
The Philosophy of History in Our Time (1959) — Avustaja — 217 kappaletta
Western Philosophy: An Anthology (1996) — Tekijä, eräät painokset188 kappaletta
Philosophical problems of the social sciences (1965) — Avustaja — 34 kappaletta
Erkenntnis und Sein I Epistemologie. (1978) — Avustaja — 5 kappaletta

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