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Lakatos, Imre [formerly Imré Lipsitz]locked

(1922–1974)
  • John Worrall

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Lakatos, Imre [formerly Imré Lipsitz] (1922–1974), philosopher of mathematics and of science, was born Imré Lipsitz on 9 November 1922 in Debrecen, Hungary, the only child of Jacob Márton Lipsitz, a wine merchant, and Márgit Herczfeld, both Hungarian Jews. His father left the family home shortly after ...

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