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Imre Lakatos

AKA Imre Lipschitz

Born: 9-Nov-1922
Birthplace: Debrecen, Hungary
Died: 2-Feb-1974
Location of death: London, England
Cause of death: Cerebral Hemorrhage

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Philosopher

Nationality: Hungary
Executive summary: Philosopher of Science and Mathematics

Mother: (d. Auschwitz)
Wife: Eva Revesz

    University: BS Mathematics, Physics, and Philosophy, University of Debrecen (1944)
    University: PhD, University of Debrecen (1948)
    University: PhD Philosophy, Cambridge University (1961)
    Professor: London School of Economics (1960-74)

Author of books:
Proofs and Refutations: The Logic of Mathematical Discovery (1977)
Philosophical Papers 1: The Methodology of Scientific Research Programmes (1978, papers)
Philosophical Papers 2: Mathematics, Science, and Epistemology (1978, papers)

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