Keyword: Proof

Dictionary Entry | Posted 11/08/2017
Quote from "Proof"

Proof [Lat. probare, to prove, through Fr.; it translates Lat. probatio]: Ger. Probe; Fr. preuve; Ital. prova....

Manuscript | Posted 12/05/2015
Peirce, Charles S. (1905-06 [c.]). Chapter III. The Nature of Logical Inquiry. MS [R] 606

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A. MS., n.p., [1905-06?], pp. 1-29, with 2 pp. of variants.
“Maiotic” method of Socrates. The Athenian Schools and the emergence of Aristotle. Why the logical...

Article in Journal | Posted 05/02/2015
Upshur, Ross (1997). Certainty, Probability and Abduction: why we should look to C.S. Peirce rather than Gödel for a theory of clinical reasoning
This paper argues that Gödel's proof does not provide the appropriate conceptual basis on which to counter the claims of evidence-based medicine. The nature of, and differences between,...
Article in Journal | Posted 03/11/2014
Otte, Michael F. (2006). Proof and Explanation from a Semiotical Point of View
A distinction between proofs that prove and proofs that explain has over and again played an important role within recent discussions in epistemology and mathematics education. The distinction goes...