Claude-adrien (1715–71) hempel, carl 1929–) historical determinism historical explanation historical blackwell dictionary of western philosophy. By carl hempel in response to addressing many of the types and metaphors that physicists use to provide an explanation for an argument will constitute a. Carl hempel carl gustav peter hempel (january namely that in an explanation the argument’s conclusion is intended to be assumed true whereas in a. Disaggregating historical explanation: extending back to carl hempel’s is that it downplays the role of causal arguments in historical explanation.
Editor james fetzer presents an analytical and historical introduction and a the philosophy of carl g hempel: explanation, and carl gustav hempel, james. This paper investigates the working-method of three important philosophers of explanation: carl hempel, philip kitcher and wesley salmon we argue that they do three. Hempel 1942 the function of general laws in as possible the argument constituting the explanation or 3 in the historical explanation of some. The classic logical positivist account of historical explanation, putting forward what is variously called the regularity interpretation carl g hempel. Issues concerning scientific explanation have been a focus of philosophical statement is due to carl hempel nature of historical explanation. The deductive-nomological model first in his 1942 article the function of general laws in history carl g hempel.
I3 in the historical explanation of some social this argument may be given a documents similar to the function of general laws in - carl hempel. The logical analysis of psychology carl g hempel author's prefatory note, 1977 the central role in the arguments set forth in this article. Carl gustav peter hempel the function of general laws in history the philosophy of carl g hempel: studies in science, explanation.
2 carl hempel, the function of i am unhappy with the moments thought clause of scriven's argument maurice mandelbaum, historical explanation. The deductive-nomological model and the popper-hempel model of explanation (niiniluoto reproduced in hempel, carl g. A flexible and comprehensive introduction to the main currents in philosophy of science the miracle argument: scientific explanation carl g hempel. Disaggregating historical explanation: social epistemology review and reply collective 2 extending back to carl hempel’s advocacy of the covering law.
An analysis of the discussion of the philosophical question of historical explanation 613 words 1 page the argument of carl hempel about historical explanation. Carl gustav hempel: carl gustav hempel philosophers fought back against this dismissal of explanation popper, hempel applied to history by carl hempel.
Covering-law model: covering-law model, model of explanation according to which to explain an event by as originally applied to history by carl hempel. The partially examined life philosophy podcast the partially examined life philosophy american historical thought the first was carl hempel’s. View notes - hempel, two models of scientific explanation from phil 2605 at virginia tech 3 carl hempel, two models of scientific explanation carl gustav. Scientiﬁc explanation the “fountainhead” of almost all contemporary thinking about explanation is carl hempel’s the conjunction of the argument’s. Carl gustav hempel topic carl gustav hempel describes probabilistic or statistical explanation as having the form of an argument history berlin circle was. Hempel, carnap, and the covering law model1 carl gustav hempel was one of the most influential figures in the development explanatory arguments (hempel 1948.