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By David-Hillel Ruben

This publication introduces readers to the subject of rationalization. The insights of Plato, Aristotle, J.S. Mill and Carl Hempel are tested, and are used to argue opposed to the view that clarification is only an issue for the philosophy of technology. Having proven its significance for knowing wisdom commonly, the booklet concludes with a daring and unique rationalization of explanation.

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