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The coherence theory of truth.


Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1973.
ISBN 0198244010, 019122467X, 9780198244011

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Subjects Coherentietheorie.
Kohärenztheorie.
Truth -- Coherence theory.
Vérité
Waarheid.
Series Clarendon library of logic and philosophy.
Description xiv, 374 pages 22 cm.
Copyright Date 1973.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 366-369).
Contents The criteriology of truth -- Fundamental aspects of the coherence theory of truth -- Programmatic considerations governing a coherence account of truth -- The logic of coherence -- Criteria of alethic eligibility and epistemic decision theory -- A reappraisal of traditional theories of truth -- Characteristic features of the coherence theory -- Epistemological ramifications of the coherence theory -- Inductive reasoning and the justification of the coherence theory of truth -- The primacy of practical reason -- The coherence approach to counterfactual conditionals -- Applications of the coherence analysis in information processing -- Coherentist epistemology: knowledge without a foundation of certainty -- Postscript -- Appendices.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)745629
(OCoLC)ocm00745629
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WorldCat Identities Rescher, Nicholas.
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