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Maria Kokoszyńska-Lutmanowa: The Great Polemist

  • Filip Kawczyński
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Part of the Studies in Universal Logic book series (SUL)

Abstract

The paper concerns life and scientific achievements of Maria Kokoszyńska-Lutmanowa (1906–1981) who was a significant logician, philosopher of language and epistemologist belonging to the second generation of the Lvov-Warsaw School. She is mostly known as the author of the important argumentation against neopositivism of the Vienna Circle as well as one of the main critics of relativistic theories of truth. The article is divided into five sections: 1. Life, 2. Main papers, 3. Views, 4. Pupils, 5. Summary, 6. References.

Keywords

Maria Kokoszyńska-Lutmanowa Vienna Circle Neopositivism Justification Relativism Absolutism 

Mathematics Subject Classification (2000)

Primary 01A70; Secondary 03A10 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of PhilosophyUniversity of WarsawWarsawPoland

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