Minds and Machines

, Volume 22, Issue 3, pp 263–269

Lorenzo Magnani: Abductive Cognition: The Epistemological and Eco-Cognitive Dimensions of Hypothetical Reasoning

Springer, 2009, $157.00, ISBN 978-3-642-03630-9
Book Review


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Centre for Society, Technology, and ValuesUniversity of WaterlooWaterlooCanada

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