Helmholtz's Theory of Space and its Significance for Schlick


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Matthias Neuber
Universität Tübingen
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Helmholtz's theory of space had significant impact on Schlick's early ?critical realist? point of view. However, it will be argued in this paper that Schlick's appropriation of Helmholtz's ideas eventually lead to a rather radical transformation of the original Helmholtzian position
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DOI 10.1080/09608788.2011.650977
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