Vienna Circle Institute Yearbook

Rudolf Carnap and the Legacy of Logical Empiricism

Editors: CREATH, R (Ed.)

  • Discusses one of the most important philosophers of the twentieth century and a core member of the Vienna Circle
  • Explores Carnaps history and motivation, his interaction with other philosophers in both Europe and America 
  • Shows the rich variety of Carnap’s concerns and his place within important intellectual traditions that shape our thinking  today ​
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This Institute's Yearbook  for the most part, documents its recent activities and provides a forum for the discussion of exact philosophy, logical and empirical investigations, and analysis of language. This volume holds a collection of papers on various aspects of the work of Rudolf Carnap by an international group of distinguished scholars.​

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  • Scientific Philosophy from Helmholtz to Carnap and Quine

    Friedman, Michael

    Pages 1-11

  • Carnap’s Untersuchungen: Logicism, Formal Axiomatics, and Metatheory

    Schiemer, Georg

    Pages 13-36

  • Realism as a Problem of Language – From Carnap to Reichenbach and Kaila

    Neuber, Matthias

    Pages 37-56

  • Analyticity in the Theoretical Language: Is a Different Account Really Necessary?

    Creath, Richard

    Pages 57-66

  • Rudolf Carnap and Wilhelm Dilthey: “German” Empiricism in the Aufbau

    Damböck, Christian

    Pages 67-88

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Rudolf Carnap and the Legacy of Logical Empiricism
Editors
  • R CREATH
Series Title
Vienna Circle Institute Yearbook
Series Volume
16
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media B.V.
eBook ISBN
978-94-007-3929-1
DOI
10.1007/978-94-007-3929-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-94-007-3928-4
Softcover ISBN
978-94-007-9999-8
Series ISSN
0929-6328
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 204
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