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Pragmatism and purpose : essays presented to Thomas A. Goudge / edited by L.W. Sumner, John G. Slater, Fred Wilson.

; Sumner, L. W ; Slater, John G. (John Greer) ; Wilson, Fred, 1937-
Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, [1981] .
ISBN 0802054811, 9780802054814

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Other Authors Goudge, Thomas A., 1910-1999.
Slater, John G.
Sumner, L. W.
Wilson, Fred, 1937-
Subjects Biologie.
Biology -- Philosophy.
Evolution.
Évolution.
Goudge, Thomas A., 1910-1999.
Goudge, Thomas Anderson, 1910-
Peirce, Charles S. (Charles Sanders), 1839-1914.
Pragmatism.
Pragmatisme.
Description x, 352 pages : portrait ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1981]
©1981
Notes Includes indexes.
"Published works of Thomas A. Goudge (1910-) ": pages 329-336.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-328).
Contents part 1. The thought of C.S. Peirce: The unity of Peirce's thought / David Savan -- Peirce on historical explanation / J.W. Burbidge -- The 'proof' of pragmatism / Max H. Fisch -- Peirce's remarkable theorem / Hans G. Herzberger -- Scientific inference: Peirce and the Humean tradition / Edward H. Madden -- The labeling problem / Don D. Roberts -- Peirce and Descartes: doubt and the logic of discovery / Peter A. Schouls -- James, Santayana, Tarski, and pragmatism / T.L.S. Sprigge -- Peirce on truth / H.S. Thayer -- Peirce's conception of an individual / Manley Thompson -- part 2. The ascent of life: Goudge's contribution to philosophy of science / Fred Wilson -- Historical narratives and integrating explanations / David L. Hull -- Life, Vis inertiae, and the mechanical philosophy / Robert McRae -- The ascent of consciousness / Roland Puccetti -- The interaction of evolutionary and genetic theory / Alexander Rosenberg -- Philosophical aspects of the Darwinian revolution / Michael Ruse -- Evolution and the necessities of thought / Barry Stroud -- The autonomy of a logic of discovery / Paul R. Thagard -- Emergence revisited / R.E. Tully -- Is biology a different type of science? / Mary B. Williams.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)7507258
(OCoLC)ocm07507258
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