David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
PSA: Proceedings of the Biennial Meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association 1988:110 - 117 (1988)
It is not well known that Moritz Schlick, whose name is inseparable from the development of logical positivism, was extremely critical of positivism prior to the 1920's. Understanding Schlick's early criticisms of positivism not only puts Schlick's transition from his early realist to his later positivist views in better perspective, but clearly shows the role of relativity theory in turning Schlick's attention to a positivist concern with empirical verification. It also can be seen that Schlick spent the second part of his philosophical career struggling to find solutions to the very problems he had criticized so vehemently in his early work.
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
No categories specified
(categorize this paper)
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Matthias Neuber (2012). Helmholtz's Theory of Space and its Significance for Schlick. British Journal for the History of Philosophy 20 (1):163 - 180.
Joia Lewis (1990). Hidden Agendas: Knowledge and Verification. PSA: Proceedings of the Biennial Meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association 1990:159 - 168.
Jane Duran (1995). Positivism's Heir. Journal for General Philosophy of Science 26 (1):25 - 34.
Michael Friedman (1983). Book Review:Philosophical Papers Moritz Schlick, H. L. Mulder, B. F. B. Van de Velde-Schlick. [REVIEW] Philosophy of Science 50 (3):498-.
M. Schlick (1948). Positivism and Realism. Synthese 7 (1):478 - 505.
Jaegwon Kim (2003). Logical Positivism and the Mind-Body Problem. In Paolo Parrini, Wes Salmon & Merrilee Salmon (eds.), Logical Empiricism: Historical & Contemporary Perspectives. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press.
D. Rynin (1948). Remarks on M. Schlick's Essay “Positivism and Realism”. Synthese 7 (1):466 - 477.
Thomas Oberdan (1998). The Vienna Circle's 'Anti-Foundationalism'. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 49 (2):297-308.
Martin A. Bertman (1980). Moritz Schlick: Philosophical Papers. Vol. 1: [1909-1922]. Edited by Henk L. Mulder and Barbara F. B. Van de Velde-Schlick. Translated by Peter Heath. [REVIEW] Modern Schoolman 57 (3):287-287.
Jim D. Shelton (2009). Beauty, Play, and the Meaning of Life. Philo 12 (1):24-30.
Herbert Feigl (1975). Russell and Schlick: A Remarkable Agreement on a Monistic Solution of the Mind-Body Problem. Erkenntnis 9 (May):11-34.
Thomas Uebel (2013). “Logical Positivism”—“Logical Empiricism”: What's in a Name? Perspectives on Science 21 (1):58-99.
Michael Heidelberger (2007). From Neo-Kantianism to Critical Realism: Space and the Mind-Body Problem in Riehl and Schlick. Perspectives on Science 15 (1):26-48.
Added to index2011-05-29
Total downloads8 ( #195,623 of 1,679,333 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #183,792 of 1,679,333 )
How can I increase my downloads?