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Psychology and the philosophy of science

Merle B. Turner

Psychology and the philosophy of science

by Merle B. Turner

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Published by Appleton-Century-Crofts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychology -- Methodology.,
  • Science -- Philosophy.,
  • Empiricism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Merle B. Turner.
    SeriesCentury psychology series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF41 .T82
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 240 p.
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5681728M
    LC Control Number69013071

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