Goodman, Nelson

In Noretta Koertge (ed.), The New Dictionary of Scientific Biography. Charles Scribner's Sons/MacMillan. pp. 148-152 (2007)

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Axel Mueller
Northwestern University
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Article presenting basic methodological tenets in Goodman's philosophical development with their mutual connections, like the new riddle of indutcion, counterfactual conditionals and his use of reflective equilibrium as a methodological basis.
Keywords Nelson Goodman  Counterfactual Conditionals  Grue Paradox  New Riddle of Induction  reflective equilibrium
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