Franklin

Feyerabend's philosophy / by Eric Oberheim.

Author/Creator:
Oberheim, Eric.
Publication:
Berlin ; New York : Walter de Gruyter, c2006.
Series:
Quellen und Studien zur Philosophie ; Bd. 73
Format/Description:
Book
x, 321 p. ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Feyerabend, Paul, 1924-1994.
Methodology -- History -- 20th century.
Philosophy, Austrian -- 20th century.
Philosophy, Modern -- 20th century.
Contents:
Introduction
PART I. FEYERABEND'S PHILOSOPHICAL DEVELOPMENT. Facing Feyerabend. Some preliminary problems
Ludwig Wittgenstein. Meaning and ontology
Karl Popper. Using and abusing critical rationalism
Felix Ehrenhaft. The impotence of experiment
PART II. FEYERABEND'S ASSAULT ON CONCEPTUAL CONSERVATISM. Incommensurability as attack on conceptual conservatism
Incommensurability and scientific realism
PART III. FEYERABEND'S PHILOSOPHICAL PLURALISM. Feyerabend's methods
The role of alternatives in promoting progress
Feyerabend's philosophical pluralism (1950s-1990s)
Conclusions: Feyerabend's philosophy? Pluralism for progress.
Notes:
Revised version of the author's thesis (doctoral)--Universität Hannover, 2004.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [289]-315) and index.
ISBN:
9783110189070 (cl.)
3110189070 (cl.)
OCLC:
77077421
Loading...
Location Notes Your Loan Policy
Description Status Barcode Your Loan Policy