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Nagel, Ernest 1901-1985

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Works: 186 works in 833 publications in 11 languages and 14,489 library holdings
Genres: Conference proceedings 
Roles: Editor, Author of introduction, Honoree, Adapter, Other
Classifications: Q175, 501
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Most widely held works by Ernest Nagel
Gödel's proof by Ernest Nagel ( Book )
154 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 11 languages and held by 2,785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In 1931 Kurt Godel disrupted some of the fundamental assumptions underlying mathematics and logic with the publication of his revolutionary paper, "On Formally Undecidable Propositions of Principia Mathematica and Related Systems." Ironically, few mathematicians of the time were able to understand the young scholar's complex proof, and the full importance of this work was largely overlooked for many years. Godel was at last recognized by his peers and presented with the first Albert Einstein Award in 1951 for achievement in the natural sciences - the highest honor of its kind in the United States. The award committee, which included Albert Einstein and J. Robert Oppenheimer, described his work as "one of the greatest contributions to the sciences in recent times."" "In Godel's Proof, Ernest Nagel and James Newman provide a readable and non-technical explanation for both scholars and non-specialists of the main ideas and broad implications of Godel's discovery. First published in 1958 and in print continuously in ten languages, this highly popular, seminal work offers every educated person with an interest in mathematics, logic, and philosophy the opportunity to understand a previously difficult and inaccessible subject."--BOOK JACKET
An introduction to logic and scientific method by Morris Raphael Cohen ( Book )
121 editions published between 1934 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 2,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
About logic in a scientific context
The structure of science; problems in the logic of scientific explanation by Ernest Nagel ( Book )
55 editions published between 1961 and 2003 in English and held by 1,910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Meaning and knowledge: systematic readings in epistemology by Ernest Nagel ( Book )
8 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Logic without metaphysics, and other essays in the philosophy of science by Ernest Nagel ( Book )
19 editions published between 1956 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Teleology revisited and other essays in the philosophy and history of science by Ernest Nagel ( Book )
12 editions published between 1978 and 1982 in English and Spanish and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scientific psychology : principles and approaches by Benjamin B Wolman ( Book )
13 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Logic, methodology, and philosophy of science; proceedings by Ernest Nagel ( Book )
9 editions published between 1962 and 1969 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Observation and theory in science by Ernest Nagel ( Book )
13 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Philosophy, science, and method; essays in honor of Ernest Nagel ( Book )
5 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Principles of the theory of probability by Ernest Nagel ( Book )
43 editions published between 1939 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sovereign reason, and other studies in the philosophy of science by Ernest Nagel ( Book )
10 editions published in 1954 in English and Undetermined and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Induction: some current issues by Middletown, Conn., 1961 Wesleyan Conference on Induction. Wesleyan University ( Book )
16 editions published between 1963 and 1984 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Freedom and reason : studies in philosophy and Jewish culture, in memory of Morris Raphael Cohen by Salo W Baron ( Book )
9 editions published in 1951 in English and Undetermined and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Stuart Mill's philosophy of scientific method by John Stuart Mill ( Book )
9 editions published between 1950 and 1972 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Logic, methodology and philosophy of science proceedings of the 1960 international congress by Methodology and Philosophy of Science : International Congress for Logic ( Book )
23 editions published between 1962 and 1969 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La estructura de la ciencia : problemas de la lógica de la investigación científica by Ernest Nagel ( Book )
25 editions published between 1961 and 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the logic of measurement by Ernest Nagel ( Book )
9 editions published between 1930 and 1999 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introducción a la lógica y al método científico by Morris Raphael Cohen ( Book )
15 editions published between 1968 and 2000 in Spanish and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La lógica sin metafísica / Ernest Nagel ; tr. de Jaime Melgar Botassis by Ernest Nagel ( Book )
8 editions published between 1961 and 1974 in Spanish and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Nagel, È.
Nagel, Ernst
Nagel-Newman, ... 1901-1985
Нагель, Эрнест, 1901-1985
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Languages
English (440)
Spanish (73)
German (27)
Italian (13)
French (7)
Portuguese (7)
Chinese (4)
Dutch (3)
Hebrew (2)
Turkish (1)
Japanese (1)
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