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Fact, fiction, & forecast

Nelson Goodman

Fact, fiction, & forecast

by Nelson Goodman

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- Philosophy,
  • Prediction (Logic)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Nelson Goodman ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBC181 G58
    The Physical Object
    Pagination126p.
    Number of Pages126
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17545739M

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