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This paper presents a survey of the philosophy of science in Estonia. Topics covered include the historical background (science at the 17th century Academia Gustaviana, in the 19th century, during the Soviet period) and an overview of the current situation and main areas of research (the problem of demarcation, a critique of the traditional understandings of science, φ-science, classical and non-classical science, the philosophy of chemistry, the problem of induction, the sociology of scientific knowledge, semiotics as a methodology).
Keywords Philosophy of science in Estonia  ‘Foreword Marxism’   φ-science  Classical and non-classical science  The problem of induction  Sociology of scientific knowledge  Semiotics
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DOI 10.1007/s10838-007-9031-z
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