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Beyond reason : essays on the philosophy of Paul Feyerabend

Author: Paul Feyerabend; Gonzalo Munévar
Publisher: Dordrecht ; Boston : Kluwer Academic Publishers, ©1991.
Series: Boston studies in the philosophy of science, v. 132.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Some philosophers think that Paul Feyerabend is a clown, a great many others think that he is one of the most exciting philosophers of science of this century.

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Genre/Form: Festschriften
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Beyond reason.
Dordrecht ; Boston : Kluwer Academic Publishers, ©1991
(OCoLC)551640360
Named Person: Paul Feyerabend; Paul K Feyerabend; Paul K Feyerabend; Paul Feyerabend; Paul Feyerabend
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Feyerabend; Gonzalo Munévar
ISBN: 0792312724 9780792312727
OCLC Number: 23732778
Notes: "Most of the essays in this festschrift were originally published in German in Hans Peter Duerr's ed., Versuchungen Aufsätze zur Philosophie Paul Feyerabends, Shurkamp Verlag, Frankfurt am Main, 1980"--Page xx.
Description: xxi, 535 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: A deeper unity: some Feyerabendian themes in neurocomputational form / Paul M. Churchland --
How to be a good realist / Marx W. Wartofsky --
Between formalism and anarchism: a reasonable middle way / C. .A. Hooker --
Free of prejudice and wholly critical / Alastair Hannay --
Speculation, calculation and the creation of phenomena / Ian Hacking --
Reason and practice / John Kekes --
Science in Feyerabend's free society / Gonzalo Munévar --
Letter to an anti-liberal / Margherita von Brentano --
Obituary on the "anarchist" Paul Feyerabend / Werner Diederich --
Ideology, science and a free society / Noretta Koertge. The myth of astronomical instrumentalism / Alan Musgrave --
Feyerabend on falsifications, Galileo, and lady reason / Gunnar Andersson --
The observational origins of Feyerabend's anarchistic epistemology / Frederick Suppe --
Incommensurability, its varieties and its ontological consequences / Anthony N. Perovich, Jr. --
Feyerabend and the facts / John Worrall --
Ideological commitments in the philosophy of science / Jerome R. Ravetz --
As you like it / Joseph Agassi --
Perceptions and maturity: reflections on Feyerabend's point of view / Vine Deloria --
Paul Feyerebend-a green hero? / Arne Naess --
Ecology as a challenge to philosophy / Herbert Hörz --
Against Feyerabend / Herbert Schnädelbach --
A new slant on the tower experiment / Dwight Van de Vate, Jr. --
Feyerabend's materialism / Grover Maxwell --
Scientific methods and Feyerabend's advocacy of anarchism / Joseph Margolis --
Concluding unphilosophical conversation / Paul K. Feyerabend.
Series Title: Boston studies in the philosophy of science, v. 132.
Other Titles: Versuchungen Aufsätze zur Philosophie Paul Feyerabends.
Responsibility: edited by Gonzalo Munévar.

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