Influences On The Aufbau

March 30, 2018|
Influences On The Aufbau by Christian Damb
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This volume offers 11 papers that cover the wide spectrum of influences on Rudolf Carnap''s seminal work, Der Logische Aufbau der Welt (The Logical Structure of the World). Along the way, it covers a host of topics related to this important philosophical work, including logic, theories of order, science, hermeneutics, and mathematics in the Aufbau, as the work is commonly termed. The book uncovers the influences of such neglected figures as Gerhards, Driesch, Ziehen, and Ostwald. It also presents new evidence on influences of well-known figures in philosophy, including Husserl, Rickert, Schlick, and Neurath. In addition, the book offers comparisons of the Aufbau with the work of contemporary scientists such as Weyl and Wiener as well as features new archival findings on the early Carnap.This book will appeal to researchers and students with an interest in the history and philosophy of science, history of analytic philosophy, the philosophy of the Vienna Circle, and the philosophy in interwar Germany and Austria.
Christian Damböck studied philosophy in Vienna with added focuses on mathematics and history. He received his PhD at the University of Vienna in 2005 with a dissertation on philosophical logic. From 2002 to 2011 he worked at the Institute Vienna Circle (University of Vienna) in several research projects, all funded by the ...
Title:Influences On The Aufbau
Product dimensions:304 pages, 9.25 X 6.1 X 0 in
Shipping dimensions:304 pages, 9.25 X 6.1 X 0 in
Published:March 30, 2018
Publisher:Springer Nature
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9783319793672

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