imaginative and speculative, but also rational, critical, and realistic; thinking the alternatives;
tolerant and independent; interested in problem solving, in science, objectivity,and truth; free of illusions and nevertheless optimistic.
KARL POPPER AND THE TWO NEW SECRETS OF LIFE
(2) The UTILITY MAXIMIZERS - THE RESISTABLE RISE OF SELFISHNESS (in German only. Orig. Title: Die Nutzenmaximierer - Der aufhaltsame Aufstieg des Vorteilsdenkens, Tuebingen, Mohr Siebeck 2011)
(3) STRATEGY OF REASON, enlarged and improved 2nd edition, Tuebingen 2008, Mohr Siebeck (in German).
Hans-Joachim Niemann, ENCYCLOPEDIA OF (4) CRITICAL RATIONALISM, Tuebingen 2004, Mohr Siebeck (in German).
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