The Logic of Scientific Discovery

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HarperCollins Canada, Limited, 1959 - Philosophy - 479 pages
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When first published in 1959, this book revolutionized contemporary thinking about science and knowledge. It remains the one of the most widely read books about science to come out of the twentieth century.

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User Review  - Brian Powell - Goodreads

The Logic of Scientific Discovery is Karl Popper's great work in which he lays out his thesis of deductivism -- a logical approach to science based on the falsification, rather than confirmation, of ... Read full review

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User Review  - Susan Glegg - Goodreads

A very complex study and a tough read to be honest. Took me a long time to get through it, which I did in between other books. Someone else referenced Einstein liking this book so that should be an indication of the depth of information within. Read full review

Contents

Preface to the First Edition 1934
13
Preface to the English Edition 1958
15
PART I
25
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Popper is deceased. He is widely acclaimed as one of the greatest philosophers and most influential thinkers of our time.

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