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Rudolf Carnap

Philosopher (18-May-1891 — 14-Sep-1970)


Steve Awodey; Carsten Klein (editors). Carnap Brought Home: The View from Jena. Open Court Publishing. 2004. 387pp.

Thomas Bonk (editor). Language, Truth, and Knowledge: Contributions to the Philosophy of Rudolf Carnap. Kluwer Academic Publishers. 2003. 191pp.

Richard Butrick. Carnap on Meaning and Analyticity. Mouton. 1970. 77pp.

A. W. Carus. Carnap and Twentieth-Century Thought: Explication as Enlightenment. Cambridge University Press. 2007. 346pp.

Ramon Cirera. Carnap and the Vienna Circle: Empiricism and Logical Syntax. Rodopi. 1994. 398pp. Translation.

Richard Creath; Michael Friedman (editors). The Cambridge Companion to Carnap. Cambridge University Press. 2007. 371pp.

Michael Friedman. A Parting of the Ways: Carnap, Cassirer, and Heidegger. Open Court Publishing. 2000. 175pp.

Jaakko Hintikka (editor). Rudolf Carnap, Logical Empiricist: Materials and Perspectives. Kluwer Academic Publishers. 1975. 468pp.

Herbert Hochberg. The Positivist and the Ontologist: Bergmann, Carnap and Logical Realism. Rodopi. 2001. 400pp.

Sahotra Sarkar (editor). Decline and Obsolescence of Logical Empiricism: Carnap vs. Quine and the Critics. Garland. 1996. 415pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Wikipedia [link]

  4. 20th Century Culture: A Biographical Companion (p.127)

  5. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.121)

  6. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.264)

  7. Webster's American Biographies (p.178)

  8. World Authors 1950-1970 (pp.273-74)

  9. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.116)

  10. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.90)

  11. One Hundred Twentieth-Century Philosophers (pp.27-29)

  12. Biographical Dictionary of the Left (vol.4, p.284)

  13. Obituaries from the Times 1961-1970 (p.124)

  14. The Hutchinson Dictionary of Ideas (p.84)

  15. A Dictionary of 20th Century World Biography (Oxford) (p.106)

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