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  1. Warren D. TenHouten (1973). Science and its Mirror Image: A Theory of Inquiry. New York,Harper & Row.score: 624.0
     
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  2. Emmanuel J. Genot (2009). The Game of Inquiry: The Interrogative Approach to Inquiry and Belief Revision Theory. Synthese 171 (2):271 - 289.score: 606.0
    I. Levi has advocated a decision-theoretic account of belief revision. We argue that the game-theoretic framework of Interrogative Inquiry Games , proposed by J. Hintikka, can extend and clarify this account. We show that some strategic use of the game rules (or ‘policies’) generate Expansions , Contractions and Revisions , and we give representation results. We then extend the framework to represent explicitly (multiple) sources of answers , and apply it to discuss the Recovery Postulate. We conclude with (...)
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  3. John Dewey (1938). Logic: The Theory of Inquiry. Henry Holt.score: 558.0
    This book is Dewey's most fully developed treatment of logic as the theory of Inquiry. It is a later work which reflects, in part, Dewey's readings of C.S. Peirce during the 1930's. -/- Reprinted in Series: The collected works of John Dewey / ed. by Jo Ann Boydston, 3,12.; The later works, 1925 - 1953, Vol. 12.
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  4. Torjus Midtgarden (2012). Peirce's Theory of Inquiry and Beyond. Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 47 (4):528-531.score: 549.0
    Thora Margareta Bertilsson's book is an extended edition of her doctoral dissertation originally written in 1978, with a new foreword and preface and one new chapter. The thematic link between her original text and the new texts in the book is Charles Peirce's Theory of Inquiry. Yet, whereas the original text focuses on the relevance of Peirce's theory for the social study of science, the new contribution also focuses on Peirce's relevance for sociology and social theory (...)
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  5. K. Sorrell (2013). Pragmatism and Moral Progress John Dewey's Theory of Social Inquiry. Philosophy and Social Criticism 39 (8):809-824.score: 525.0
    John Dewey developed a pragmatic theory of inquiry to provide intelligent methods for social progress. He believed that the logic and attitude of successful scientific inquiries, properly conceived, could be fruitfully applied to morals and politics. Unfortunately, his project has been poorly understood and his logic of inquiry neglected as a resource. Contemporary pragmatists, like Richard Rorty, for example, dismiss his emphasis on method and avoid judgments of moral progress that are in any way independent of the (...)
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  6. Richard M. Gale (2006). The Problem of Ineffability in Dewey's Theory of Inquiry. Southern Journal of Philosophy 44 (1):75-90.score: 519.0
    A Deweyan inquiry begins with an indeterminate situation and terminates, when successful, with a determinate situation, both of which Dewey holds to be unique and therefore ineffable. This ineffability requirement has the disastrous consequences that Dewey's beloved collective inquiry is impossible and that there are no objective criteria for the success of inquiry. It is found that Dewey's ineffability requirement results from his misbegotten attempt to aestheticize inquiry so that it is an act of artistic creation. (...)
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  7. Phillip Deen (2010). Dialectical Vs. Experimental Method: Marcuse's Review of Dewey's Logic: The Theory of Inquiry. Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 46 (2):242-257.score: 501.0
    Hans Joas has called the German reception of pragmatism “a history of misunderstandings.” This is certainly true of the Frankfurt School’s reception of John Dewey’s work. Even as early as Lukács’ History and Class Consciousness, which exercised such an influence on the western Marxism of the Frankfurt School, pragmatism is taken as a willful abandonment of reason’s highest purpose. Pragmatism is equated with relativism and is only able to conceive of freedom within the gaps of a reified society (1971: 194– (...)
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  8. Jaakko Hintikka (1992). Theory-Ladenness of Observations as a Test Case of Kuhn's Approach to Scientific Inquiry. PSA: Proceedings of the Biennial Meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association 1992:277 - 286.score: 501.0
    Kuhn's contribution should be viewed as posing a number of important problems, not as a full-fledged theory of the structure of science. Kuhn's alleged theory-ladenness of observations is examined as a test case in the light of Hintikka's interrogative model of inquiry. A certain superficial theory-ladenness is built into that model. Moreover, the model provides a deeper analysis of theory-ladenness via the two-levelled character of experimental science. A higher-level and a lower-level inquiry (...)
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  9. Scott Warren (1984). The Emergence of Dialectical Theory: Philosophy and Political Inquiry. University of Chicago Press.score: 486.0
    Scott Warren’s ambitious and enduring work sets out to resolve the ongoing identity crisis of contemporary political inquiry. In the Emergence of Dialectical Theory, Warren begins with a careful analysis of the philosophical foundations of dialectical theory in the thought of Kant, Hegel, and Marx. He then examines how the dialectic functions in the major twentieth-century philosophical movements of existentialism, phenomenology, neomarxism, and critical theory. Numerous major and minor philosophers are discussed, but the emphasis falls on (...)
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  10. Jeffrey A. Barrett (2013). On the Coevolution of Theory and Language and the Nature of Successful Inquiry. Erkenntnis:1-14.score: 486.0
    Insofar as empirical inquiry involves the coevolution of descriptive language and theoretical commitments, a satisfactory model of empirical knowledge should describe the coordinated evolution of both language and theory. But since we do not know what conceptual resources we might need to express our future theories or to provide our best future faithful descriptions of the world, we do not now know even what the space of future descriptive options might be. One strategy for addressing this shifting-resource problem (...)
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  11. Shane J. Ralston, Operationalizing Propositions as Proposals: Reviving Interest in John Dewey's Theory of Propositional Form.score: 480.0
    Dewey and Russell's debate over the status of logic in the twentieth-century is, by now, well-trodden ground for scholarly inquiry. However, Dewey's novel theory of propositions, first articulated in his 1938 Logic: The Theory of Inquiry, has received comparatively less attention than the debate that touched upon it. The paucity of interest among philosophers of language is probably due to a variety of reasons, such as the theory's unorthodox character and, what at least appears to (...)
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  12. Ioannis Trisokkas (2012). Pyrrhonian Scepticism and Hegel's Theory of Judgement: A Treatise on the Possibility of Scientific Inquiry. Brill.score: 477.0
    Hegel’s Science of Logic is widely acknowledged as one of the greatest works of European philosophy. However, its contribution to arguably the most important philosophical problem, Pyrrhonian scepticism, has never been examined in any detail. Pyrrhonian Scepticism and Hegel's Theory of Judgement fills a great lacuna in Hegel scholarship by convincingly proving that the dialectic of the judgement in Hegel’s Science of Logic successfully refutes this kind of scepticism. Although Ioannis Trisokkas has written the book primarily for those students (...)
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  13. Herbert Marcuse & Phillip Deen (2010). Herbert Marcuse's “Review of John Dewey's Logic: The Theory of Inquiry”. Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 46 (2):258-265.score: 468.0
    Dewey’s book is the first systematic attempt at a pragmatistic logic (since the work of Peirce). Because of the ambiguity of the concept of pragmatism, the author rejects the concept in general. But, if one interprets pragmatism correctly, then this book is ‘through and through Pragmatistic’. What he understands as ‘correct’ will become clear in the following account. The book takes its subject matter far beyond the traditional works on logic. It is a material logic first in the sense that (...)
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  14. Phillip Deen (2010). Herbert Marcuse's “Review of John Dewey's Logic : The Theory of Inquiry”. Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 46 (2):258-265.score: 459.0
  15. Felix Kaufmann (1959). John Dewey's Theory of Inquiry. Journal of Philosophy 56 (21):826-836.score: 459.0
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  16. Jim Garrison (2006). The "Permanent Deposit" of Hegelian Thought in Dewey's Theory of Inquiry. Educational Theory 56 (1):1-37.score: 459.0
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  17. Evander Bradley McGilvary, G. Watts Cunningham, C. I. Lewis & Ernest Nagel (1939). A Symposium of Reviews of John Dewey's Logic: The Theory of Inquiry. Journal of Philosophy 36 (21):561-581.score: 459.0
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  18. Dorothy June Newbury (1957). A Theory of Discipline Derived From Dewey's Theory of Inquiry. Educational Theory 7 (2):102-159.score: 459.0
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  19. John J. Fitzgerald (1968). Peirce's Theory of Inquiry. Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 4 (3):130 - 143.score: 459.0
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  20. Jaime J. Marcio (2001). Abductive Inference, Design Science, and Dewey's Theory of Inquiry. Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 37 (1):97 - 121.score: 459.0
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  21. Idus Murphree (1959). Peirce's Theory of Inquiry. Journal of Philosophy 56 (16):667-678.score: 459.0
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  22. Roger Ward (2008). Peirce's Pragmatic Theory of Inquiry. Newsletter of the Society for the Advancement of American Philosophy 36 (107):24-27.score: 459.0
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  23. Robert R. Wellman (1964). Dewey's Theory of Inquiry: The Impossibility of its Statement. Educational Theory 14 (2):103-110.score: 459.0
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  24. Glenn E. McGee (1994). Method and Social Reconstruction: Dewey'sLogic: The Theory of Inquiry. Southern Journal of Philosophy 32 (1):107-120.score: 459.0
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  25. Andrew J. Reck (1967). Bernard Lonergan's Theory of Inquiry Vis-à-Vis American Thought. Proceedings of the American Catholic Philosophical Association 41:239-245.score: 459.0
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  26. Philip Eddy (1965). On the Statability of Dewey's Theory of Inquiry. Educational Theory 15 (4):321-326.score: 459.0
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  27. M. B. M. (1968). John Dewey's Theory of Inquiry and Truth. Review of Metaphysics 22 (1):150-151.score: 459.0
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  28. Jerome Nathanson (1939). Dewey's Vivisection of the Logical Process (Review of L Ogic: The Theory of Inquiry by John Dewey). [REVIEW] Philosophy of Science 6 (1):115-122.score: 459.0
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  29. David L. Hildebrand (2006). Does Every Theory Deserve a Hearing? Evolution, Intelligent Design, and the Limits of Democratic Inquiry. Southern Journal of Philosophy 44 (2):217-236.score: 456.0
    Ongoing hostilities between evolution and intelligent design adherents reveal deeper epistemological and ethical crises in American life. First, when adjudicating sociopolitical differences among people, how much epistemological “diversity” can be embraced before the very canons of judgment become suspect? Pragmatist notions of inquiry, warranted assertability, and pluralism can help strike a better balance. Second, the related crisis of factionalized “communities” might be addressed, along Deweyan lines, by the construction of a philosophical “total attitude” redolent of democratic ideals, more broadly (...)
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  30. James S. Leming (1976). An Exploratory Inquiry Into the Multi‐Factor Theory of Moral Behaviour. Journal of Moral Education 5 (2):179-188.score: 453.0
    Abstract: Using step?wise multiple regression analyses regression equations were generated for sixty school age subjects with choice and stage of moral reasoning on moral dilemmas as the dependent variables. Age, IQ, SES, awareness of consequences, empathy, and selected mean moral maturity scores were used as the predictor variables. It was found, although the amounts of total variance explained were small (.392), that age and empathy were the primary predictors for stage of moral reasoning and the biographical variables (IQ, SES, age) (...)
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  31. Alexander Klein (2007). Review of Elizabeth F. Cooke, Peirce's Pragmatic Theory of Inquiry: Fallibilism and Indeterminacy. [REVIEW] Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews 2007 (10).score: 450.0
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  32. A. S. Cua (1963). Ethics and the Theory of Inquiry:Conditions of Rational Inquiry: A Study in the Philosopy of Value David Pole. Ethics 73 (3):214-.score: 450.0
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  33. David L. Hildebrand (1996). Genuine Doubt and the Community in Peirce's Theory of Inquiry. Southwest Philosophy Review 12 (1):33-43.score: 450.0
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  34. Paul Weithman (2012). On John Rawls'sa Brief Inquiry Into the Meaning of Sin and Faith. Journal of Religious Ethics 40 (4):557-582.score: 450.0
    This essay challenges the view that John Rawls's recently published undergraduate thesis A Brief Inquiry into the Meaning of Sin and Faith provides little help in understanding his mature work. Two crucial strands of Rawls's Theory of Justice are its critique of teleology and its claims about our moral nature and its expression. These strands are brought together in a set of arguments late in Theory which are important but have attracted little sustained attention. I argue that (...)
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  35. A. S. Cua (1963). Review: Ethics and the Theory of Inquiry. [REVIEW] Ethics 73 (3):214 - 220.score: 450.0
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  36. Lee C. Rice (1989). John Dewey: The Later Works, 1925-1953. Volume 12: 1938, Logic: The Theory of Inquiry. Edited by Jo Ann Boydston. Modern Schoolman 66 (2):159-160.score: 450.0
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  37. Risto Hilpinen (1986). The Semantics of Questions and the Theory of Inquiry. Logique Et Analyse 29 (116):523-539.score: 450.0
     
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  38. W. H. Werkmeister (1939). Book Review:Logic, the Theory of Inquiry. John Dewey. [REVIEW] Ethics 50 (1):98-.score: 450.0
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  39. W. Kneale (1939). Logic: The Theory of Inquiry. By John Dewey . (London: George Allen & Unwin, Ltd. 1939. Pp. Viii + 546. Price 18s. Net.). [REVIEW] Philosophy 14 (55):370-.score: 450.0
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  40. Margareta Bertilsson (1978). Towards a Social Reconstruction of Science Theory: Peirce's Theory of Inquiry, and Beyond. Bokcaféet (Distr.)].score: 450.0
     
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  41. John Dewey (1938). Logic: The Theory of Inquiry Vol. 12. Southern Illinois Up, 1986/2008.score: 450.0
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  42. John Dewey & Ernest Nagel (1986). The Later Works of John Dewey, Volume 12, 1925 - 1953: 1938 - Logic: The Theory of Inquiry. Southern Illinois University Press.score: 450.0
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  43. Larry A. Hickman (2007). Beyond the Epistemology Industry: Dewey’s Theory of Inquiry. Fordham University Press.score: 450.0
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  44. Larry A. Hickman (1998). Dewey's Theory of Inquiry. In , Reading Dewey: Interpretations for a Postmodern Generation. Indiana University Press. 166-86.score: 450.0
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  45. Lowell A. Nissen (1966). John Dewey's Theory of Inquiry and Truth. The Hague, Mouton.score: 450.0
     
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  46. Sami Pihlström (2009). Elizabeth F. Cooke, Peirce's Pragmatic Theory of Inquiry: Fallibilism and Indeterminacy Reviewed By. Philosophy in Review 28 (1):10-12.score: 450.0
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  47. S. Pihlstrom (2008). Elizabeth F. Cooke, Peirce's Pragmatic Theory of Inquiry: Fallibilism and Indeterminacy. Philosophy in Review 28 (1):10.score: 450.0
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  48. James Bohman (2004). Realizing Deliberative Democracy as a Mode of Inquiry: Pragmatism, Social Facts, and Normative Theory. Journal of Speculative Philosophy 18 (1):23-43.score: 444.0
  49. Gertrude Ezorsky (1958). Inquiry as Appraisal: The Singularity of John Dewey's Theory of Valuation. Journal of Philosophy 55 (3):118-124.score: 444.0
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