Popper, Karl R. (Karl Raimund) (1902-1994)

Also known as
Pabo, Kaer (1902-1994)
Pa-po, Kʻa-erh, (Sir) (1902-1994)
Popā, Kāru R. (1902-1994)
Popā, Kāru R. (Sir) (1902-1994)
Poper, Karl, (Sir) (1902-1994)
Poper, Karl (1902-1994)
Popper, K. R. (Karl Raimund) (1902-1994)
Popper, Karl, (CH, FRS) (1902-1994)
Popper, Karl, (Sir) (1902-1994)
Popper, Karl (1902-1994)
Popper, Karl R., Karl Raimund (1902-1994)
Popper, Karl R. (1902-1994)
Popper, Karl Raimund, (Sir) (1902-1994)
Popper, Karl Raimund (1902-1994)
Popper, Karl Raimund Sir (1902-1994)
Popŭr, Karl (1902-1994)
Pʻopʻŏ, Kʻa (1902-1994)
Pʻopʻŏ, Kʻal, (Sir) (1902-1994)
بوبر, كارل (1902-1994)
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(Sir) Karl Popper was Professor of logic and scientific method at the London School of Economics from 1949 to 1969. Before that he lectured at Canterbury University College in New Zealand (1937-1944) Popper left school at 16 and spent time doing manual work, before enrolling at the University of Vienna. Some of his other jobs were coaching American students, cabinet-making 1922-1924, and social work with neglected children. In 1925 Popper enrolled at the Pedagogic Institute and became a school teacher. Popper wrote many works including his (The Logic of Scientific Discovery) which made his reputation as a philosopher and "The Open Society and its Enemies".

  • Education - Learnt cabinet-making
  • Life event - Spent time in England
  • Career position - Senior Lecturer in Philosophy at Canterbury University College, New Zealand
  • Career position - Reader at the London School of Economics
  • Career position - Professor of Logic and Scientific Method at the London School of Economics
  • Award - Knighted
  • Award - Companion of Honour (CH)

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Popper, Karl
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. John Eccles and Karl Popper at the University of Otago, 1945
    Penny, David
    Published: 2012
    Series: New Zealand Science Review, 69, 15-26

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  1. Unended quest : an intellectual autobiography / [by] Karl Popper
    Popper, Karl R. (Karl Raimund), 1902-1994
    [ Book : 1976-2005 ]
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  2. The logic of scientific discovery / Karl R. Popper
    Popper, Karl Raimund, Sir, 1902-1994
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  3. The critical approach to science and philosophy / Edited by Mario Bunge in honor of Karl R. Popper
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  4. A pocket Popper / edited by David Miller
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  5. In pursuit of truth : essays on the philosophy of Karl Popper on the occasion of his 80th birthday / edited by Paul Levinson ; with forewords by Isaac Asimov and Helmut Schmidt
    Popper, Karl R. (Karl Raimund), 1902-1994
    [ Book : 1982 ]
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  6. Unended quest : an intellectual autobiography / Karl Popper
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  7. Conjectures and refutations : the growth of scientific knowledge / by Karl R. Popper
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  8. Objective knowledge : an evolutionary approach / Karl R. Popper
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  9. The open society and its enemies / by K.R. Popper
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  10. The lesson of this century : with two talks on freedom and the democratic state / Karl Popper interviewed by Giancarlo Bosetti ; translated by Patrick Camiller
    Popper, Karl R. (Karl Raimund), 1902-1994
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  1. Unended quest : an intellectual autobiography / [by] Karl Popper
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  4. In pursuit of truth : essays on the philosophy of Karl Popper on the occasion of his 80th birthday / edited by Paul Levinson ; with forewords by Isaac Asimov and Helmut Schmidt
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  5. Unended quest : an intellectual autobiography / Karl Popper
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  6. The lesson of this century : with two talks on freedom and the democratic state / Karl Popper interviewed by Giancarlo Bosetti ; translated by Patrick Camiller
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  7. Unended quest : an intellectual autobiography / Karl Popper
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  8. After The open society : selected social and political writings / Karl Popper ; edited by Jeremy Shearmur and Piers Norris Turner
    Popper, Karl R. (Karl Raimund), 1902-1994
    [ Book : 2007-2012 ]
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  9. Popper : philosophy, politics, and scientific method / Geoffrey Stokes
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  10. The Philosophy of Karl Popper / edited by Paul Authur Schilpp
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