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Scientific philosophy today

essays in honor of Mario Bunge

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Published by D. Reidel, Sold and distributed in USA and Canada by Kluwer Boston in Dordrecht, Holland, Boston, Hingham, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bunge, Mario Augusto,
  • Science -- Philosophy -- Addresses, essays, lectures

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Joseph Agassi and Robert S. Cohen.
    SeriesBoston studies in the philosophy of science ;, v. 67
    ContributionsAgassi, Joseph., Cohen, R. S., Bunge, Mario Augusto.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ174 .B67 vol. 67, Q175.3 .B67 vol. 67
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 513 p. :
    Number of Pages513
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4264792M
    ISBN 10902771262X, 9027712638
    LC Control Number81010686

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