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Karl Popper: fallibilism as idealogy.

Jeffrey Porter

Karl Popper: fallibilism as idealogy.

by Jeffrey Porter

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Published by University of Salford in Salford .
Written in English


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PhD thesis, Sociological and Anthropological Sciences.

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Open LibraryOL20905645M

Books Go Search Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Basket. Your Today's Deals Gift Cards & Top Up Sell Help Home & Garden Electronics Books PC. Books. Falsifiability was introduced by the philosopher of science Karl Popper in his book Logik der Forschung (, revised and translated into English in as The Logic of Scientific Discovery). He proposed it as a solution to both the problem of induction and the demarcation problem.

In Popper’s own words, fallibilism is the view “or the acceptance of the fact, that we may err, and that the quest for certainty () is a mistaken quest. But this does not mean that the quest for truth is mistaken” (The Open Society and Its Enemies, , Vol. 2, p ). The solution and its applications are based on a unified theory of rationality applicable to epistemology, ethics and public policy, predicated on a revised Popperian fallibilism. It is intended as a defense of Karl Popper's political philosophy but only after a substantial revision of .

Critical rationalism is an epistemological philosophy advanced by Karl wrote about critical rationalism in his works: The Logic of Scientific Discovery, The Open Society and its Enemies, Conjectures and Refutations, The Myth of the Framework, and Unended Quest. Ernest Gellner is another notable proponent of this approach. Ideology and terror The “total” character of ideology, its extremism and violence, have been analyzed by other critics, among whom the French philosopher-writer Albert Camus and the Austrian-born British philosopher Sir Karl Popper merit particular attention.


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Table of Contents. Contents, Preface, Introduction, PART I Popper, Hayek, Modernity and Ideology, 1 Popper, Hayek, and The Grand Narrative of Modernity, 2 Ideology, Ideals, and Political Philosophy, PART II The Epistemology/Ethics Enigma, 3 Popper in the Weimar Era (), 4 The Refutation of Positivism and Socialism, 5 The Open Society and the Road to ‘The Road to Serfdom’, PART III.

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