TITLE

BERTOLT BRECHT, LOGICAL EMPIRICISM, AND SOCIAL BEHAVIOURISM

AUTHOR(S)
Giles, Steve
PUB. DATE
January 1995
SOURCE
Modern Language Review;Jan95, Vol. 90 Issue 1, p83
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Describes the impact of logical empiricism on Bertolt Brecht's theory in the early 1930s and the precise nature of his response to it. Outline of the epistemological concerns of logical empiricism, positivism and pragmatism; Review of existing accounts of Brecht's reception of logical empiricism.
ACCESSION #
9505311011

 

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