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"All Life is Problem Solving" is a stimulating and provocative selection of Popper's writings on some of the main preoccupations during the last twenty-five years of his life. The collection illuminates Popper's process of working out key formulations in his theory of science, and indicates his view of the state of the world at the end of the Cold War and after the collapse of communism.

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All Life is Problem Solving is a stimulating and provocative selection of Popper's writings on some of the main preoccupations during the last twenty-five years of his life. The collection illuminates Popper's process of working out key formulations in his theory of science, and indicates his view of the state of the world at the end of the Cold War and after the collapse of communism.

The book comprises fifteen pieces — lectures, seminar contributions, radio broadcasts and magazine articles — spanning the years from 1958 until 1993. This is the first time these essays are available in English in paperback.

Synopsis:

'Never before has there been so many and such dreadful weapons in so many irresponsible hands.' - Karl Popper, from the Preface

All Life is Problem Solving is a stimulating and provocative selection of Popper's writings on his main preoccupations during the last twenty-five years of his life. This collection illuminates Popper's process of working out key formulations in his theory of science, and indicates his view of the state of the world at the end of the Cold War and after the collapse of communism.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780415249928
Author:
Popper, Karl R.
Publisher:
Routledge
Author:
Popper, Karl
Author:
Popper Karl
Location:
London
Subject:
Philosophy
Subject:
Science
Subject:
History
Subject:
Civilization, Modern
Subject:
Philosophy & Social Aspects
Subject:
History & Surveys - Modern
Subject:
Philosophy : General
Edition Number:
1st paperback ed.
Series Volume:
107-191
Publication Date:
20010231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
190
Dimensions:
8.53x5.46x.56 in. .56 lbs.

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Product details 190 pages Routledge - English 9780415249928 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , All Life is Problem Solving is a stimulating and provocative selection of Popper's writings on some of the main preoccupations during the last twenty-five years of his life. The collection illuminates Popper's process of working out key formulations in his theory of science, and indicates his view of the state of the world at the end of the Cold War and after the collapse of communism.

The book comprises fifteen pieces — lectures, seminar contributions, radio broadcasts and magazine articles — spanning the years from 1958 until 1993. This is the first time these essays are available in English in paperback.

"Synopsis" by , 'Never before has there been so many and such dreadful weapons in so many irresponsible hands.' - Karl Popper, from the Preface

All Life is Problem Solving is a stimulating and provocative selection of Popper's writings on his main preoccupations during the last twenty-five years of his life. This collection illuminates Popper's process of working out key formulations in his theory of science, and indicates his view of the state of the world at the end of the Cold War and after the collapse of communism.

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