Item #B40808 Dispositions. Raimo Tuomela.


Dordrecht: D. Reidel, 1978. First edition. Hardcover. Ownership signature of philosopher Carl G. Hempel, who is cited in text! Presumed first edition, 1978, hardcover with blue cloth boards in dust jacket, octavo, 450pp., not illustrated. Book VG+ with mild edgewear to boards, binding tight, mild off-setting to endpapers, a few pages have Hempel's underlining in red ink. DJ VG with rubbing and soil, mild wear to spine ends and corners, now in archival mylar wrap. Hempel was a German writer and philosopher. He was a major figure in logical empiricism, a 20th-century movement in the philosophy of science. He is especially well known for his articulation of the deductive-nomological model of scientific explanation, which was considered the "standard model" of scientific explanation during the 1950s and 1960s. He is also known for the raven paradox (also known as "Hempel's paradox"). Very Good+ / Very Good. Item #B40808
ISBN: 9789027708106

Price: $128.00

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