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Probability and Evidence

Probability and Evidence

by A. J. Ayer
     
 

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In Probability and Evidence, one of Britain's foremost twentieth-century philosophers addresses central questions in the theory of knowledge and the philosophy of science. This book contains A.J. Ayer's John Dewey Lectures delivered at Columbia University, together with two additional essays, "Has Harrod Answered Hume?" and "The Problem of

Overview

In Probability and Evidence, one of Britain's foremost twentieth-century philosophers addresses central questions in the theory of knowledge and the philosophy of science. This book contains A.J. Ayer's John Dewey Lectures delivered at Columbia University, together with two additional essays, "Has Harrod Answered Hume?" and "The Problem of Conditionals."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231132756
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
12/06/2005
Series:
Columbia Classics in Philosophy Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
172
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

A. J. Ayer was the Wykeham Professor of Logic at the University of Oxford. His other books include Language, Truth, and Logic and Logical Positivism.Graham Macdonald is professor of philosophy at the University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand. Among other publications, he is the editor of Perception and Identity: Essays Presented to A. J. Ayer with His Replies.

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