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Bunge contra Popper

  • Joseph AgassiEmail author
  • Nimrod Bar-Am

Abstract

Most of our colleagues are either dogmatists or justificationists. This makes friendship with them a delicate matter: one constantly faces the dilemma of either doing them the (closed society) curtesy of overlooking their faults, or offering them the (open society) service of readiness to criticize their opinions. Bunge is one of the few who make both friendship and criticism easy: he avoids both dogmas and justifications.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Tel Aviv UniversityTel AvivIsrael
  2. 2.York UniversityTorontoCanada
  3. 3.Sapir Academic College of The NegevSderotIsrael

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