virus: Giving Karl Popper His Propers

From: Jonathan Davis (
Date: Tue Jul 23 2002 - 12:14:45 MDT

"Scholars reflect on the controversial philosopher 100 years after his
birth" - Chronicle of Higher Education

"I am not a member of the Karl Popper church," he adds emphatically, during
a conversation -- one of many he's had in recent weeks -- on the growing
international reputation of the academic trailblazer. Popper popularized the
term "open society" in political discourse and pushed scientists in a new
direction with theories that would later be hailed as a "philosophical



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