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Precognition and the philosophy of science

Bob Brier

Precognition and the philosophy of science

an essay on backward causation.

by Bob Brier

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Published by Humanities Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gale, Richard M., 1932-,
  • Causation,
  • Cognition,
  • Science -- Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 102-103.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBD591 .B77
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 105 p.
    Number of Pages105
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5419659M
    ISBN 100391003259
    LC Control Number73012754
    OCLC/WorldCa693984


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