What is epistemic stance? How should it be defined?
In the scientonomic context, this question was first formulated by Hakob Barseghyan in 2015. The question is currently accepted as a legitimate topic for discussion by Scientonomy community. At the moment, the term has no accepted definition in Scientonomy.
|Community||Accepted From||Acceptance Indicators||Still Accepted||Accepted Until||Rejection Indicators|
|Scientonomy||1 January 2016||The term stance became accepted with the inception of the community.||Yes|
While the term is currently lacking an explicit definition, it is roughly understood as the attitude of an epistemic agent towards an epistemic element.
- The main subtypes of Epistemic Stance are Theory Use, Theory Pursuit, Question Acceptance, Norm Employment, Compatibility and Theory Acceptance.
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