Filosofický odkaz Luciena Lévy-Bruhla

Miloš Kratochvíl email
   Katedra filozofie, Filozofická fakulta, Západočeská univerzita v Plzni


The main aims of the following paper are to sketch general features of Lévy-Bruhl´s attitude to philosophy and its history and to show influence of his thought to 20th century philosophy of science. Lévy-Bruhl´s effort in ethnology and social anthropology, rooted in his philosophical views on human spirit, is presented as an insrument or a method to establish new and scientific theory of knowledge. His work is not presented only as a chapter belonging to history of philosophy, but also to show its influence on some of the most important persons in philosophy of science, namely Piaget, Bachelard and Koyré.

Klíčová slova

history of science; philosophy of science; mentality; mind; science

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