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Reason and reality : realism and idealism in pragmatic perspective

Author: Nicholas Rescher
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2005.
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Expounds a pragmatic metaphysics that offers an approach to this subject's traditional objective of providing us with a secure cognitive grip on the nature of reality. The characteristic nature of  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rescher, Nicholas.
Reason and reality.
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2005
(OCoLC)607592210
Online version:
Rescher, Nicholas.
Reason and reality.
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2005
(OCoLC)607794463
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nicholas Rescher
ISBN: 0742545067 9780742545069
OCLC Number: 56840609
Description: ix, 169 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Real things: reality and its contrasts --
On quantifying knowledge: and the gulf between linguistic truth and objective fact --
Immediate experience and ontology: a functional perspective of philosophical realism --
Presumptions and evidentially transcendental concepts: an idealistic perspective on philosophical realism --
Pragmatic realism: a practicalistic perspective on philosophical realism --
Realism and cognitive debility: an epistemic perspective on philosophical realism --
On the metaphysics and epistemology of laws of nature: the inherent risks of scientific empiricism) --
Pragmatism and practical rationality.
Responsibility: Nicholas Rescher.
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