Author: Maria C. Galavotti
Publisher: Springer
Keywords: vienna, circle, institute, yearbook, ramsey, frank, cambridge
Number of Pages: 257
Published: 2006-04-11
List price: $219.00
ISBN-10: 1402041004
ISBN-13: 9781402041006

The Institute Vienna Circle held a conference in Vienna in 2003, Cambridge and Vienna – Frank P. Ramsey and the Vienna Circle, to commemorate the philosophical and scientific work of Frank Plumpton Ramsey (1903–1930). This Ramsey conference provided not only historical and biographical perspectives on one of the most gifted thinkers of the Twentieth Century, but also new impulses for further research on at least some of the topics pioneered by Ramsey, whose interest and potential are greater than ever. Ramsey did pioneering work in several fields, practitioners of which rarely know of his

Author: Dario Antiseri
Publisher: The Davies Group Publishers
Keywords: vienna, world, popper
Number of Pages: 308
Published: 2007-03-07
List price: $26.00
ISBN-10: 188857092X
ISBN-13: 9781888570922

The author of Popper’s Vienna (La Vienna di Popper) shows how the roots of much of Karl Popper’s work — anti-induction, idea of fallibility of a theory as criterion of distinction between science and non-¬science, evolutionary epistemology, methodological individualism, anti-platonism, for example — may be found in “Great Vienna’s” culture between 1870 and 1930.

Author: David King
Publisher: Three Rivers Press
Keywords: vienna, peace, congress, war, made, conquerors, napoleon, love
Number of Pages: 448
Published: 2009-03-24
List price: $15.95
ISBN-10: 0307337170
ISBN-13: 9780307337177

“Reads like a novel. A fast-paced page-turner, it has everything: sex, wit, humor, and adventures. But it is an impressively researched and important story.”—David Fromkin, author of Europe’s Last SummerVienna, 1814 is an evocative and brilliantly researched account of the most audacious and extravagant peace conference in modern European history. With the feared Napoleon Bonaparte presumably defeated and exiled to the small island of Elba, heads of some 216 states gathered in Vienna to begin piecing together the ruins of his toppled empire. Major questions loomed: What would be done w

Author: F. Stadler
Publisher: Springer
Keywords: vienna, circle, institute, yearbook, perspectives, evaluation, logical, empiricism, future
Number of Pages: 448
Published: 2003-07-31
List price: $189.00
ISBN-10: 1402012691
ISBN-13: 9781402012693

The Vienna Circle and Logical Empiricism is for scholars, researchers and students in history and philosophy of science focusing on Logical Empiricism and analytic philosophy (of science). This volume features recent work from international research and historiography on the Vienna Circle and Logical Empiricism and their influence. It is unique in that it: + provides historical and systematic research; + deals with the influence and impact of the Vienna Circle/Logical Empiricism on today’s philosophy of science; + explores the intellectual context of this scientifi

Authors:Karl Menger, L. Golland, B.F. McGuinness, Abe Sklar,
Publisher: Springer
Keywords: vienna, circle, collection, colloquium, mathematical, reminiscences
Number of Pages: 276
Published: 1994-06-30
List price: $176.00
ISBN-10: 079232711X
ISBN-13: 9780792327110

Karl Menger (1902-1985), a pure mathematician, also took an active interest in both philosophy and economics. In this memoir, which he was composing at the time of his death, he relates how all these subjects developed and flourished against the Viennese background (described in depth), and did so despite the political developments of the 20s and 30s, which depressed but did not silence him. He continued his work in the United States. The memoir describes his membership of the Vienna Circle (the scientifically minded philosophers that gathered around Moritz Schlick) for whom he was an intermed

Author: Streetwise Maps
Publisher: Streetwise Maps
Keywords: vienna, map, street, austria, center, laminated, streetwise, city
Number of Pages: 1
Published: 2010-03-01
List price: $7.95
ISBN-10: 1931257485
ISBN-13: 9781931257480

Streetwise Vienna Map - Laminated City Center Street Map of Vienna, Austria - Folding pocket size travel map with metro map.This map covers the following areas:Main Vienna Map 1:23,000Central Vienna Map 1:11,000Vienna Metro Map Vienna map dimensions:8.5 x 4 inches when map is folded8.5 x 28 inches when map is unfoldedPlease see our detailed STREETWISE® product imagery above which includes a diagram of folded and unfolded dimensions.  Some product images are also available with ZOOM for greater detail.Think of Vienna and one thing should come to mind. Not music, although we will come to that

Authors:Thomas Grechenig, Manfred Tscheligi,
Publisher: Springer
Keywords: computer, vienna, proceedings, september, lecture, notes, austria, science, fin, interaction, conference, vchci, human, siecle
Number of Pages: 450
Published: 1993-10-22
List price: $89.95
ISBN-10: 3540573127
ISBN-13: 9783540573128

Scientists and engineers from industry, academia, and major research institutes from 19 countries contributed to the Vienna Conference on Human Computer Interaction (VCHCI ’93). This volume contains the proceedings of the conference. Only submissions of the highest scientific quality were accepted as papers, and all contributions address the latest research and application in the human aspects of design and use of computing systems. The papers cover a large field of human computer interaction including design, evaluation, interactive arc
  
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