Title

Falsifiability

Document Type

Encyclopedia entry

Source Publication

Encyclopedia of philosophy and the social sciences

Publication Date

1-1-2013

First Page

339

Last Page

341

Publisher

Sage

Abstract

This entry gives an account of falsifiability both as championed in particular by Karl Popper and also more generally and examines its wider implications for scientific methodology.

DOI

10.4135/9781452276052.n128

Publisher Statement

Copyright © 2013 by SAGE Publications, Inc.

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Additional Information

ISBN of the source publication: 9781412986892

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Recommended Citation

Rowbottom, D. P. (2013). Falsifiability. In B. Kaldis (Ed.), Encyclopedia of philosophy and the social sciences (pp. 339-341). Los Angeles: Sage.