Includes bibliographical references (p. 310-339) and index.
|Other titles||Carnap and 20th-century thought|
|LC Classifications||B945.C164 C38 2007|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 346 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||346|
|LC Control Number||2008295178|
Rudolf Carnap () is widely regarded as one of the most important philosophers of the twentieth century. Born in Germany and later a US citizen, he was a founder of the philosophical movement known as Logical Empiricism/5(7). Buy Carnap and Twentieth-Century Thought: Explication as Enlightenment by A W Carus online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now. Carnap and twentieth-century thought. Explication as enlightenment | Carnap, Rudolf; Carus, A. W.; Carnap, Rudolf | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. CARNAP AND TWENTIETH-CENTURY THOUGHT. Rudolf Carnap (–) is widely regarded as one of the most important philosophers of the twentieth century.
For a book that announces in its title that it will find Carnap's place in twentieth-century thought, the Enlightenment might seem a bit further back than we need to go. Carus is right that it is startling to think of Carnap as an Enlightenment philosopher; surely no one would confuse any single paragraph of Carnap's work with a paragraph from any significant philosophical figure from the . Rudolf Carnap is widely regarded as one of the most important philosophers of the twentieth century. This book places his central ideas in a broad cultural, political and intellectual context, showing how he synthesised many different currents of thought to achieve a philosophical perspective that remains strikingly relevant in the twenty first century. Those who downloaded this book also downloaded the following books: Comments. Rudolf Carnap (/ ˈ k ɑːr n æ p /; German: [ˈkaɐ̯naːp]; 18 May – 14 September ) was a German-language philosopher who was active in Europe before and in the United States thereafter. He was a major member of the Vienna Circle and an advocate of logical is considered "one of the giants among twentieth-century philosophers."Education: University of Jena (PhD, ), University .
Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Carnap and twentieth-century thought: explication as Enlightenment by A. W. Carus; 5 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Influence, Modern Philosophy; People: Rudolf Carnap (); Times: 20th century. The book of André Carus on Carnap, Carnap and Twentieth-Century Thought, begins with a quotation which, as some of you can imagine, was an agreeable surprise for me: Mathematicians, unlike the rest of us, have retained something of the original Enlightenment spirit, thought the novelist Robert Musil; they provide examples of a spiritual daring that has otherwise fallen by the by: 1. Carnap and Twentieth-Century Thought: Explication as Enlightenment. Graham Bird - - British Journal for the History of Philosophy 17 (2) Carnap’s Construction of the World: The Aufbau and the Emergence of Logical Empiricism. Alan W. Richardson - - . Carnap and Twentieth-Century Thought: Explication as Enlightenment is the first book in the English language that seeks to place Carnap’s philosophy in a broad cultural, political and intellectual context.