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Otto Neurath and the Unity of Science

  • John Symons
  • Olga Pombo
  • Juan Manuel Torres

Part of the Logic, Epistemology, and the Unity of Science book series (LEUS, volume 18)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Olga Pombo, John Symons, Juan Manuel Torres
    Pages 1-11
  3. On Neurath

  4. On the Unity of Science

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 127-127
    2. Daniel Andler
      Pages 129-144
    3. Robert L. Causey
      Pages 159-180
    4. Juan Manuel Torres
      Pages 181-190
    5. Jan Woleński
      Pages 191-199
    6. Ángel Nepomuceno, Fernando Soler, Atocha Aliseda
      Pages 201-212
    7. Hossein Sheykh Rezaee
      Pages 213-220

About this book


This volume critically reexamines Otto Neurath’s conception of the unity of science. Some of the leading scholars of Neurath’s work, along with many prominent philosophers of science critically examine his place in the history of philosophy of science and evaluate the relevance of his work for contemporary debates concerning the unity of science.


Logical empiricism Otto Neurath Philosophy of science Unity of science

Editors and affiliations

  • John Symons
    • 1
  • Olga Pombo
    • 2
  • Juan Manuel Torres
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of PhilosophyUniversity of Texas at El PasoEl PasoUSA
  2. 2.Faculdade de CiênciasUniversidade de LisboaLisboaPortugal
  3. 3.Inst. Ciencias BásicasUniversidad Nacional de CuyoMendozaArgentina

Bibliographic information


From the reviews:

“I really recommend this book for you it is an amazing reading!” (Philosophy, Religion and Science Book Reviews,, July, 2013)