The Scientific Imagination: Case Studies

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1978. First edition. Paperback. Philosopher Carl G. Hempel's ownership signature to half-title! First edition, 1978, paperback, octavo, 382pp., not illustrated. Book VG with sun to spine, rubbing and mild edgewear to wrap, previous seller's sticker to rear panel, binding tight, aforementioned signature and a few pages have Hempel's underlining and marginalia in red ink. No DJ. Hempel 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. Item #C000032118
ISBN: 9780521292375

Price: $26.00

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