Theo Kuipers, born in Horst, the Netherlands, in 1947. Ph.D. from the University of Groningen. Assistant Professor of Philosophy of Science at the University of Groningen.
Fellow (1 September 1982 – 31 August 1983)
I worked on the following projects:
The Van der Waals law as a paradigm of concretisation;
The logic of intentional explanation;
Utilistic reduction in sociology;
Approaching the truth with methodological rules;
Inductive analogy by similarity;
Truth-likeness and the correspondence theory of truth; and
Evaluation of interval-estimation.