Philosophy in an Age of Science: Physics, Mathematics and Skepticism

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Hilary Putnam's unceasing self-criticism has led to the frequent changes of mind he is famous for, but his thinking is also marked by considerable continuity. A simultaneous interest in science and ethics - unusual in the current climate of contention - has long characterized his thought. In "Philosophy in an Age of Science", Putnam collects his papers for publication - his first volume in almost two decades. Mario De Caro and David Macarthur's introduction identifies central themes to help the reader negotiate between ...

Philosophy in an Age of Science: Physics, Mathematics and Skepticism 2012, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Mass

ISBN-13: 9780674050136

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