The Philosophy of Jaakko Hintikka (Hardcover)

By Randall E. Auxier (Editor), Lewis Edwin Hahn (Editor)

Open Court Publishing Company, 9780812694628, 971pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2006

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Paperback (5/11/2006)

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Description

One of the world’s most influential logicians, Jaakko Hintikka is a leading figure on the international philosophical scene. Here, he responds to his critics. The 27 critical and descriptive essays in this book, written by important scholars from a variety of fields, challenge Hintikka’s innovations in philosophy, logic, and linguistics. His replies, and the essays themselves, all previously unpublished, form a lively, provocative exchange of ideas. Also included is an intellectual autobiography and a complete bibliography of Hintikka's writings.