“Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.”

Marcus Aurelius, Roman emperor

Chapter 3: Instructions

PrimerIntroduction to chapter 3(00.00)
VideoUnit 0Agenda(01:13)
VideoUnit 1Context and relevance(02:46)
VideoUnit 2Reasoning(03:08)
BookSubchapter 3.2Read and take notespp. 45-47
BookSubchapter the problem ‘Penicillin’p. 67
BookSubchapter the problem ‘Economies of scale’p. 67
VideoUnit 3Syllogism(16:08)
BookSubchapter 3.3Read and take notespp. 48-57
VideoUnit 4Falsification(10:18)
BookSubchapter 3.4Read and take notespp. 57-64
VideoUnit 5Summary(03:08)
BookSubchapter 3.5.2Test your knowledge: question 1 to 32pp. 65-66


Deduction, induction, DN model, IS model, logical reasoning, nomological hypothesis, statistical hypothesis, syllogism, falsification, falsifiability, existential propositions, universal propositions, indicator hypothesis, causal hypothesis