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Popper's Open Society After Fifty Years

Edited by Ian Jarvie, Sandra Pralong

Routledge – 1999 – 232 pages

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Description

Popper's Open Society After Fifty Years presents a coherent survey of the reception and influence of Karl Popper's masterpiece The Open Society and its Enemies over the fifty years since its publication in 1945, as well as applying some of its principles to the context of modern Eastern Europe.

This unique volume contains papers by many of Popper's contemporaries and friends, including such luminaries as Ernst Gombrich, in his paper 'The Open Society and its Enemies: Remembering its Publication Fifty Years Ago'.

Contents

Mark Notturno, Christoph von Mettenheim, Adam Chmielewski, Sir Ernst Gombrich David Miller University of Warwick, Andrzej Flis Uniwesytet Jagiellonski, Poland, John A. Hall, Ian C. Jarvie University of York, Toronto, John Watkins, Sandra Pralong Director of the Open Society Foundation in Romania, Bryan Magee, Joseph Agassi, Cyril Hóschl, Fred Eidlin University of Guelph, Ontario

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Description: Edited by Ian Jarvie, Sandra Pralong. Popper's Open Society After Fifty Years presents a coherent survey of the reception and influence of Karl Popper's masterpiece The Open Society and its Enemies over the fifty years since its publication in 1945, as well as applying some...
Categories: Philosophy, Philosophy of Science, Popper