European Philosophy of Science -- Philosophy of Science in Europe and the Viennese Heritage

2014.05.33 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Maria Carla Galavotti, Elisabeth Nemeth, and Friedrich Stadler (eds.), European Philosophy of Science -- Philosophy of
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2014.05.33 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Maria Carla Galavotti, Elisabeth Nemeth, and Friedrich Stadler (eds.), European Philosophy of Science -- Philosophy of Science in Europe and the Viennese Heritage, Springer, 2014, 409pp., $179.00 (hbk), ISBN 9783319018980.Elisabeth Nemeth and Friedrich Stadler (eds.), Die Europäische Wissenschaftsphilosophie und das Wiener Erbe, Springer, 2013, 199pp., $49.99 (pbk), ISBN 9783709115787. Reviewed by A.W. Carus These volumes (henceforth 17 and 18, when referred to individually) document the proceedings of the twentieth-anniversary conference of the Institute Vienna Circle (IVC), the brainchild of Friedrich Stadler, under whose redoubtable leadership it has succeeded in establishing itself as an integral part of the University of Vienna and the European philosophical scene. From modest beginnings as a peripheral appendage to the department of contemporary history (where Stadler, originally a Mach. . .

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