This category includes all accepted modification.
Here is the list of all accepted modifications:
|Modification||Date Suggested||Summary||Verdict||Date Assessed|
|Sciento-2016-0001||3 September 2016||Accept a new formulation of the third law to make it clear that employed methods do not have to be deducible from all accepted theories and employed methods but only from some.||Accepted||21 January 2017|
|Sciento-2016-0003||7 September 2016||Accept the notion of authority delegation.||Accepted||1 February 2017|
|Sciento-2016-0004||7 September 2016||Provided that the notion of authority delegation is accepted, accept the notions of mutual authority delegation and one-sided authority delegation as subtypes of authority delegation.||Accepted||2 February 2018|
|Sciento-2017-0001||23 January 2017||Accept new definitions for theory, normative theory, and descriptive theory. Also, modify the definition of methodology to reflect these changes.||Accepted||15 February 2017|
|Sciento-2017-0002||23 January 2017||Accept a new ontology of scientific change where the two fundamental elements are theories - both descriptive and normative - and methods.||Accepted||15 February 2017|
|Sciento-2017-0004||5 February 2017||Accept the reformulation of the second law which explicitly links theory assessment outcomes with theory acceptance/unacceptance. To that end, accept three new definitions for theory assessment outcomes (satisfied, not satisfied, and inconclusive) as well as the new ontology of theory assessment outcomes, and accept the new definition of employed method.||Accepted||29 November 2017|
|Sciento-2017-0005||5 February 2017||Accept that the new second law is not a tautology.||Accepted||29 November 2017|
|Sciento-2017-0007||19 May 2017||Accept the definitions of the following subtypes of authority delegation: singular authority delegation, multiple authority delegation, hierarchical authority delegation, and non-hierarchical authority delegation.||Accepted||23 October 2018|
|Sciento-2017-0012||19 May 2017||Accept a new taxonomy for group and its two sub-types - accidental group, and community.||Accepted||2 February 2018|
|Sciento-2018-0001||12 May 2018||Accept the definition of question as a topic of inquiry.||Accepted||26 September 2018|
|Sciento-2018-0002||12 May 2018||Accept the ontology of epistemic elements with theories, methods, and questions as distinct epistemic elements.||Accepted||26 September 2018|
|Sciento-2018-0003||12 May 2018||Accept that the epistemic stance that can be taken by an epistemic agent towards a question is question acceptance (the opposite is unacceptance), where question acceptance is defined as "a question is said to be accepted if it is taken as a legitimate topic of inquiry".||Accepted||1 November 2018|
|Sciento-2018-0004||12 May 2018||Accept the questions of the mechanism question acceptance and indicators of question acceptance as legitimate topics of scientonomic inquiry.||Accepted||1 November 2018|
|Sciento-2018-0005||8 October 2018||Accept the new definitions of method as a set of criteria for theory evaluation and methodology as a normative discipline that formulates the rules which ought to be employed in theory assessment.||Accepted||1 September 2019|
|Sciento-2018-0006||8 October 2018||Accept the new ontology of epistemic elements with, theories and questions are the two basic epistemic elements where and each theory is an attempt to answer a certain question, theories can be of three types – descriptive, normative, or definitions, and methods are a subtype of normative theory.||Accepted||1 September 2019|
|Sciento-2018-0007||8 October 2018||Accept the definition of definition as a statement of the meaning of a term.||Accepted||1 September 2019|
|Sciento-2018-0008||8 October 2018||Accept the definition of norm employment.||Accepted||1 September 2019|
|Sciento-2018-0009||8 October 2018||Accept the new definition of scientific mosaic as a set of all epistemic elements accepted and/or employed by the epistemic agent.||Accepted||17 May 2020|
|Sciento-2018-0010||8 October 2018||Accept that epistemic stances of all types can be taken explicitly and/or implicitly and that epistemic elements of all types can be explicit and/or implicit.||Accepted||1 September 2019|
|Sciento-2018-0011||28 December 2018||Accept the three-fold distinction between explicit, explicable-implicit, and inexplicable.||Accepted||1 September 2019|
|Sciento-2018-0012||28 December 2018||Accept that propositional technological knowledge – i.e. technological questions, theories, and methods – can be part of a mosaic.||Accepted||11 February 2020|
|Sciento-2018-0015||28 January 2018||Accept the definition of compatibility, as the ability of two elements to coexist in the same mosaic. Also replace the zeroth law with the compatibility corollary.||Accepted||3 June 2020|
|Sciento-2018-0017||28 January 2018||Accept the new definition of compatibility criteria as criteria for determining whether two elements are compatible or incompatible.||Accepted||11 October 2020|
|Sciento-2019-0014||26 December 2019||Accept the new definition of epistemic agent as an agent capable of taking epistemic stances towards epistemic elements.||Accepted||11 October 2020|
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Pages in category "Accepted Modification"
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