KARL POPPER – BOOK REVIEW
The first chapter describes Popper’s evolutionary epistemology Center Of The conception of who HE is growing scientific knowledge . Chapter II Describe rejecting the Doctrine of Scientific Discovery can be, and this hypothesis should BASIC premise Bacon ‘s – less observation Phenomena repetitions between hen . In Chapter III , O’Hear rejection of the runs Inductive inference Popper and his tentative to show that we can obtain without the use of empirical knowledge Bacon either hypo – thesis – Constitution or inductive assumption confirmation : Apparently we do and falsifying Un ” fix” other , certain theories of confirmation effectiveness of those measures include ( not INDUCTIVE ) of how the theory of OM resists testing in the past. O’Hear opposes convincingly account for two raisins : First, it gives us no rational basis for the theory of best use – testee based as our actions ( since Popper gives many BAD extent of denying confirmation , which is by no means binds probability is a measure of the real theory ) , and Second , the confirmation process is inductive anyway inevitable ( Because We drove in Inductive When we infer from the fact that you ENL theory failed some test, there is no ‘ need to same type tests accordingly).
In Chapter IV , Transcendental O’Hear argues THAT put all done – consistent conceptualization of experience required Close Stable assumption of order in the world , so thai ” the use inductive policy should not be regarded as Popper is irrational as a biological error , but if a need for a conceptual framework based joins WILL pronoun distinction between the real and the imaginary ” ( p. 61) Pour offers . Perspective Chapter V describes Popper on the observation and theory : statements of observation , described those same things now seem to me comments are ‘ dispositional ‘ and therefore ‘theoretical’ we go in ” dogmatism ” if we accept decide epistemological Un Certain statements as elemental testing able complementary and experience, if we decide to motivate regarding elementary statements can never justify gen ¬ decisions. This O’Hear viewed criticize but says she chose to teach us something important : . Knowing Reports chicken can not connect from Sensation ABoUt evidence for objects Allegations physique , because that ” need to classify for that stability ( including sensory data) is … only those who are already successful exploiter ENL classificatory system durable all ” objects ( 86 ) p . been . clearly never said , but we REACTION deniers argument is Cense come from the perspective of Popper . And “we ACKNOWLEDGES even IF you premise of the argument (which is version defend private language argument joins Wittgenstein ) , who – even the misconception seems even to classify Abitur ALS do our sensory data on our Abitur depends for success with object itself – physical treatment Chemical Concepts , is not to follow , can not die to bring . Sensation Reports of the proof of the correctness of statements about objects physique Chapter VI , and the scientific falsification statement Developpe three themes : first, ” THAT emphasis on Predictions My falsifiable to the account of the explanation Popper brought his philosophy of science close instrumentalism in Spite of its explicit commitment to realism ” ( p. 90 ) , on the other hand , which Popper affirmation wrong in his scientific falsifiability does not limit scientific theories because ‘ is still possible to indicate successful in princ iple Excavations test variables , hypotheses confused love bad, defective instruments , etc. . , And thirdly , to die despite the opposition Kuhn / Feyerabend thesis between hen rational judgments are theories chicken impossible Popper plays in power of relativistic car ” A dogmatism is probably as good a description THAT THAT any other mutandis for the future , too, that is as good a theory Unless otherwise authorized if we ENL of inductivism degree ” ( p. 123 ) . Chapter VII of the findings likely Popper and his defense indeterininistn van. His theory of the tendency of probability is described in the context of major theories alternatives . O’Hear claimed Popper argues that , despite the contrary , Theory of van propensity not really different from frequency Theory. ( The discussion seems vague and superficial here , but it can – is inevitable in scope is the book . ) And Popper This is one of indeterminacy arguments prions cast are convincing and September before I criticized : first , I different Fondes arguments on the impossibility of prediction predictor of future all states that O’Hear ANSWERS hen just about anything that does not make sense instead binds determinism such prediction is possible , and secondly , I deter ¬ because this argument is self-defeating mechanism if that’s true , then accept we stand before the South where our physique also causes – successful perception of arguments why ANSWERS hen that this may be good some people accept certain causal O’Hear only those who supported Positionen convincing. ( I should point out another problem with the argument is directed Second it really is not , but by the doctrine of determinism mechanism THAT we all behavior is purely anterior Policy explains Couple physique. ) Chapter VIII is Popper social philosophy historicist argument against the idea of ??a historical trend in history – his idea of an open society and its connection to the social engineering against the revolutionary utopian plans piecemeal or wholesale , and his ” methodological individualism ” on social security Science . O’Hear observer therefore plausible that dream of a society excludes the open revolution itself ” can not be true Situations leaders and institutions of company LIKE indexable unfair and point all but prevent revolutionary change ” not ( p. 158 ) . and if proponents after Winch , Leather unity of science and decomposes pronoun social sciences Methodology Popper’s because social traditions that people live in an Internal relationship their actions “(p. 165 ) . ( What does this mean exactly that remains uncertain . If it is a version of the argument that , beliefs , etc. . Causal Actions can not explain because they are ” logically then assembled ” to them , then the classic response submitted Davidson . ) Chapter IX last night metaphysical doctrines Popper Cartesian dualism his body – mind , Big defend use part (a ) our perceptual sensitivity Un Certain illusions , and ( b ) Notions affirmation according to which , if the truth and validity are the argument can be purely in terms explained Materialists Terms vast scope and Platonism ( in the case of entities, such as numbers , HE Theories , the settings is to pickup and social values ??) large defendant call Pair of these entities does THAT consequences unexpected and very often unexpected important. The O’Hear Objections sensitive are : account causal relationships between Platonic chicken Cartesian spirit , and residents of the material world is rudimentary and metaphorical darkness , and it seems quite natural Facons and Materialists Nominalists respectively , 10 handle ( Popper is Phenomena will bring in favor of dualism and Platonism .