Translator’s Introduction

  • Stephen Pollard
Part of the The Western Ontario Series in Philosophy of Science book series (WONS, volume 83)


When Professor Pasch of Giessen retired at the age of 67, state regulations barred him from teaching or taking any part in university governance: activities that had hitherto consumed much of his time. The result was a burst of scholarly productivity remarkable for a man of ever more advanced years, with nearly half his published output appearing after his 68th birthday. Mentally sharp until the end, he might have done even more had his eyesight not failed.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Dept. Philosophy & ReligionTruman State UniversityKirksvilleUSA

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