Reichenbach, Hans, 1891-1953.

Modern philosophy of science : selected essays / by Hans Reichenbach ; translated and edited by Maria Reichenbach ; foreword by Rudolf Carnap. - London : Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1959. - ix, 214 p. ; 23 cm.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

The present state of the discussion on relativity -- The theory of motion according to Newton, Leibniz, and Huyghens -- Casualty and probability -- Aims and methods of modern philosophy of nature -- The principle of causality and the possibility of its empirical confirmation -- Rationalism and empiricism -- The freedom of the will -- On the explication of ethical utterances.


Science --Philosophy.