Tag: logical-positivism

28 What are/were the main criticisms of logical positivism? 2011-08-27T17:00:09.400

19 Should Wittgenstein be given some credit for Godel's incompleteness theorem? 2011-08-13T00:40:53.830

17 Is logical positivism "dead" today? 2013-02-04T17:21:50.587

16 What are some ways to read Wittgenstein's Tractatus other than resolute/irresolute? 2011-06-08T08:27:28.570

15 Is Hume's Fork self-refuting? 2013-07-18T21:17:22.833

13 What did John Passmore mean when he reported that logical positivism "is dead"? 2011-08-25T14:20:05.070

11 How did the logical positivists respond to Gödel's incompleteness theorem? 2015-05-17T13:38:48.850

9 How to distinguish between 'a priori/posteriori' and 'analytic/synthetic'? 2013-05-26T05:12:00.700

8 Should we not talk about ethics according to Wittgenstein? 2013-01-28T22:43:13.383

8 How do Logical Positivists respond to the "Positivism is self-defeating" argument 2014-05-27T06:15:04.207

8 Is homeopathy verifiable? 2014-12-03T18:21:05.080

8 Did Gödel oppose or agree with the Logical Positivists? 2016-01-16T02:27:40.843

7 How to express Kant's notion of existence on first-order logic according to Ayer? 2013-04-22T17:57:37.880

7 Did the Logical Positivists accept synthetic a priori knowledge? 2015-04-28T13:28:30.270

6 To what extent did the logical positivists actually reject traditional philosophy? 2013-08-03T18:56:20.907

6 How might a modern defender of positivism classify a "speech act"? 2014-05-09T20:36:09.883

6 Can something "count" as TRUE without support by logic and empirical data? 2015-11-24T19:27:33.280

6 What is the distinction between positivism and logical positivism? 2017-06-17T10:17:02.677

6 Do logically incoherent statements still have meaning? 2017-07-21T20:47:34.503

5 Does Gödel's second incompleteness theorem interact with logical positivism? 2013-12-06T19:33:07.733

5 Does anyone argue that Karl Popper's theory of critical rationalism does not meet its own conditions? 2015-04-03T02:22:23.077

5 A proposition is non-falsifiable. So what? 2015-04-03T02:52:08.533

5 Rudolf Carnap's opinion about free will 2016-04-06T17:55:39.253

5 What is the relationship between Scientism and Logical Positivism? 2016-05-26T16:52:36.003

5 Why can we not reduce necessity to analyticity? 2018-08-30T19:19:53.973

4 Normativity in Science 2015-04-27T16:25:54.060

4 What does later Wittgenstein and earlier Wittgenstein have in common? 2016-05-26T13:09:27.007

4 What are the accomplishments of critical theory vs. logical positivism 2019-05-13T21:10:53.140

3 In idealism, how can you prove that God is the One who created the Universe? 2015-08-19T15:46:08.080

3 Does logical positivism necessarily entail reductionism? 2015-11-24T18:44:51.960

3 A question on logical positivism and pragmatism with regards to meaning of a statement 2018-10-21T09:26:15.247

2 Dialectic vs Logical positivism 2014-09-17T08:41:57.063

2 Reference suggestions - Contemporary Western Philosophy 2014-12-03T05:36:50.393

2 What is the difference between the illogical and the nonsensical? 2015-05-16T02:59:51.073

2 Is existentialism philosophy? 2016-01-25T23:42:23.050

2 Who/what was Horkheimer referring to when he said that "Reason, in destroying conceptual fetishes, ultimately destroyed itself."? 2016-03-31T17:29:12.527

2 Logical positivism on religious language 2016-11-08T06:40:25.400

2 What does it mean to say that the relation between evidence and hypotheses is "syntactic"? 2018-11-23T00:29:06.470

2 Hilary Putnam's criticism of Carnap's 'Principle of Tolerance' 2019-02-19T14:24:40.550

2 What's the role of logic in logical positivism? 2020-10-14T21:52:22.893

1 Help me understand Logical Positivists points 2014-01-25T20:00:55.503

1 Logical Positivism, Linguistic Philosophy, then came what? 2014-12-21T12:05:38.690

1 Would a logical positivist consider a proposition about objects outside of the earth's light cone to be meaningful? 2015-03-24T01:54:41.460

1 Carl Hempel's covering law model of explanation in history 2015-05-29T13:41:50.730

1 Sufficient & necessary conditions for singular and general statements 2016-10-18T04:30:24.807

1 How can I apply logical positivism in the philosophy of education? 2018-08-26T17:15:13.587

1 In what way did the "Logical Positivist' movement influence contemporary Analytical Academic Philosophy? 2019-03-30T12:07:15.870

1 Wittgenstein on Mechanics 2019-11-26T16:43:37.983

1 Is Karl Popper a logical positivist? 2019-12-19T15:40:39.987

0 Why do old theories take priority over new ones? 2016-01-30T02:18:55.493

0 The effect of logical empiricism in research and education? 2017-01-23T20:32:06.830

0 How can I use logical positivism in the philosophy of education? 2018-08-28T03:08:34.843

0 How exactly Wittgenstein "inspired two schools of thought [logical positivism/logical empiricism and analytic/linguistic movement/Cambridge School]"? 2019-05-29T01:18:06.530

0 Why is the logical philosophy of the Berlin and Vienna circles generally seen as the same? 2019-11-10T23:09:02.150

0 What are the "Simples" Wittgenstein discusses in Philosophical Investigations? 2020-11-25T03:34:19.413

-1 Deductive reasoning & conditionals 2020-06-27T08:11:57.990

-4 Collaborative work between Linguists and Computer Language designers to help fix the English Language 2020-03-11T01:59:13.837