Epistemic Stances Towards Methods - Employment (Barseghyan-2015)
An attempt to answer the question of Epistemic Stances Towards Methods which states "The list of possible stances towards a method is limited to employment."
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|Scientonomy||1 January 2016||The theory became de facto accepted by the community at that time together with the whole theory of scientific change.||No||1 September 2019||The theory became rejected as a ripple effect of the acceptance of the new ontology of epistemic stances through the respective suggested modification.|
Epistemic Stances Towards Methods - Employment (Barseghyan-2015) is an attempt to answer the following question: What are the specific epistemic stances that can be taken by epistemic agents exclusively towards methods?
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The only stance that an epistemic agent can take towards a method is employment, i.e. a method is either employed or unemployed by an agent in theory evaluation.
No reasons are indicated for this theory.
- Barseghyan, Hakob. (2015) The Laws of Scientific Change. Springer.