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Ideas of Carl Hempel, by Text

[German, b.1905, Born at Oranienburg. Professor at Princeton University.]

1965 Aspects of Scientific Explanation
p.67 For Hempel, explanations are deductive-nomological or probabilistic-statistical
p. 412-3 p.15 The covering-law model is for scientific explanation; historical explanation is quite different
p.352 p.24 Hempel rejects causation as part of explanation