Problems and projects.


Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill [1972] .

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Subjects Filosofie.
Philosophie.
Philosophy.
Description xii, 463 pages 22 cm
Copyright Date [1972]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 453-458).
Contents I. Philosophy. The revision of philosophy -- The way the world is -- Some reflections on the theory of systems -- Review of Urmson's Philosophical Analysis -- Descartes as philosopher -- Definition and dogma -- -- II. Origins. Sense and certainty -- The epistemological argument -- The emperor's new ideas -- Review of Armstrong's Berkeley's Theory of Vision -- -- III. Art. Art and authenticity -- Art and inquiry -- Merit as means -- Some notes on Languages of Art -- Further notes -- Review of Gombrich's Art and Illusion -- -- IV. Individuals. A world of individuals -- Steps toward a constructive nominalism (with W.V. Quine) -- A revision in The Structure of Appearance -- -- V. Meaning. Talk of time -- On likeness of meaning -- On some differences about meaning -- On a pseudo-test of translation -- -- VI. Relevance. About -- "About" mistaken -- -- VII. Simplicity. The test of simplicity -- Recent developments in the theory of simplicity -- Condensation versus simplification -- Review of Craig's "replacement of auxiliary expressions" -- Elimination of extralogical postulates (with W.V. Quine) -- Safety, strength, simplicity -- Science and simplicity -- Uniformity and simplicity -- -- VIII. Induction. A query on confirmation -- On infirmities of confirmation-theory -- The new riddle of induction -- An improvement in the theory of projectibility (with Robert Schwartz and Israel Scheffler) -- Inductive translation -- Replies to comments on Fact, Fiction, and Forecast -- Review of Reichenbach's Elements of Symbolic Logic -- Snowflakes and wastebaskets -- -- IX. Likeness. Order from indifference -- Seven strictures on similarity -- -- X. Puzzle. The truth-tellers and the liars.
Genre Aufsatzsammlung.
Aufsatzsammlung.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)251607
(OCoLC)ocm00251607
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WorldCat Identities Goodman, Nelson.
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