Logic, Language, and the Structure of Scientific Theories: Proceedings of the Carnap-Reichenbach Centennial, University of Konstanz, 21-24 May 1991
This volume honors and examines the founders of the philosophy of logical empiricism. Historical and interpretive essays clarify the scientific philosophies of Carnap, Reichenbach, Hempel, Kant, and others, while exploring the main topics of logical empiricist philosophy of science.
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Einstein Kant and the Origins of Logical Empiricism
Scientific Explanation and Equivalent Descriptions
Descriptive and Inductive Simplicity
Reichenbach on Quantum Mechanics
On Reichenbachs Principle of the Common Cause
Carnap Hempel and Reichenbach on Scientific Realism
With Carnap Beyond Carnap Metaphysics Science and the RealismInstrumentalism Controversy
Functionalist Theories of Meaning and the Defense of Analyticity
Carnap and Quine
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