A World of Propensities

Author(s): Karl R. Popper

Philosophy

This book contains two lectures - given in 1988 and 1989 respectively - which belong to Karl Popper's late work, most of which is still unpublished. The first introduces a new view of causality, based on Popper's interpretation of quantum theory, yet freed of difficulty. It is a new view of the universe - a view that easily merges with the commonsense view that our will is free. The second lecture gives a glimpse of human knowledge as it evolves from animal knowledge. Both lectures have been expanded by Popper for publication.

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  • : 9781855060005
  • : Thoemmes Press
  • : Burns & Oates
  • : March 1990
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  • : very good
  • : 60
  • : Karl R. Popper
  • : Paperback