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Laudan, Larry

Overview
Works: 61 works in 237 publications in 5 languages and 5,849 library holdings
Genres: History  Case studies  Biography 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: Q175, 501
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Larry Laudan
Progress and its problems : toward a theory of scientific growth by Larry Laudan ( Book )
34 editions published between 1977 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 1,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science and values : the aims of science and their role in scientific debate by Larry Laudan ( Book )
17 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Laudan constructs a fresh approach to a longtime problem for the philosopher of science: how to explain the simultaneous and widespread presence of both agreement and disagreement in science. Laudan critiques the logical empiricists and the post-positivists as he stresses the need for centrality and values and the interdependence of values, methods, and facts as prerequisites to solving the problems of consensus and dissent in science
Science and relativism : some key controversies in the philosophy of science by Larry Laudan ( Book )
15 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and Italian and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science and hypothesis : historical essays on scientific methodology by Larry Laudan ( Book )
12 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beyond positivism and relativism : theory, method, and evidence by Larry Laudan ( Book )
15 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The book of risks : fascinating facts about the chances we take every day by Larry Laudan ( Book )
4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scrutinizing science : empirical studies of scientific change by Arthur L Donovan ( Book )
15 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Physics, philosophy, and psychoanalysis : essays in honor of Adolf Grünbaum by R. S Cohen ( Book )
11 editions published between 1983 and 1992 in English and Italian and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mind and medicine : problems of explanation and evaluation in psychiatry and the biomedical sciences ( Book )
7 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Truth, error, and criminal law : an essay in legal epistemology by Larry Laudan ( Book )
20 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beginning with the premise that the principal function of a criminal trial is to find out the truth, Laudan examines the rules of evidence and procedure that would be appropriate if the discovery of the truth were, as higher courts routinely claim, the overriding aim of the criminal justice system
Danger ahead : the risks you really face on life's highway by Larry Laudan ( Book )
4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Dynamique de la science by Larry Laudan ( Book )
3 editions published between 1977 and 1987 in French and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ke xue de jin bu yu wen ti by Deng Lao ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in Chinese and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La valoración racional de la prueba by Jordi Ferrer Beltrán ( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Ciencia y el relativismo : controversias básicas en filosofía de la ciencia by Larry Laudan ( Book )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Il progresso scientifico : prospettive per una teoria by Larry Laudan ( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in Italian and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La scienza e i valori by Larry Laudan ( Book )
3 editions published in 1987 in Italian and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account of Sir Isaac Newton's philosophical discoveries by Colin MacLaurin ( Book )
3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science and values : an essay on the aims of science and their role in scientific debate by Larry Laudan ( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The idea of a physical theory from Galileo to Newton studies in seventeenth-century methodology by Larry Laudan ( Book )
3 editions published between 1966 and 1981 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Laudan, L.
Laudan, L. L.
Laudan, L. (Larry)
Laudan, Larry
Laudan Larry Lynn 1941-....
ローダン, L
ローダン, ラリー
Languages
English (161)
Spanish (14)
Italian (10)
French (3)
Chinese (3)
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