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An Aristotelian account of induction : creating something from nothing

Author: Louis Groarke; Canadian Electronic Library (Firm)
Publisher: Montréal [Que.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2009
Series: McGill-Queen's studies in the history of ideas, 49.
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Presents a historical and critical account of 'the problem of induction' from an Aristotelian perspective. This book discusses the intellectual process through which we access the 'first principles'  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Named Person: Aristotle.; Aristotle.; Aristotle.
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Louis Groarke; Canadian Electronic Library (Firm)
ISBN: 9780773575769 0773575766
OCLC Number: 713186186
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 467 p. : ill.)
Contents: A new (old) theory of induction --
Before and after Hume --
A "deductive" account of induction --
Five levels of induction --
Moral induction --
Complete syllogistic : the Hamiltonian notation --
A history of intuitive understanding --
Creativity : the art of induction --
Where science comes to an end.
Series Title: McGill-Queen's studies in the history of ideas, 49.
Responsibility: Louis Groarke.
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