Epidemiological reasoning. Comments on 'Popper's philosophy for epidemiologists' by Carol Buck.

  • Carol Buck
  • Published 1975 in International journal of epidemiology
The two quotations summarize my reactions to Dr. Carol Buck's stimulating paper on 'Popper's philosophy for epidemiologists'. There would be little disagreement as to the desirability of enriching the scope and discipline of epidemiology by applying the ideas of several of the philosophers of science. On the other hand, might there not be a danger of… CONTINUE READING