Question Can Presuppose Theories (Barseghyan-Levesley-2019)

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This is a theory that states "A question can presuppose theories."

Question Can Presuppose Theories was formulated by Hakob Barseghyan and Nichole Levesley in 2019.1 It is currently accepted by Scientonomy community as the best available answer to the question.

Scientonomic History

In their paper on question dynamics, Barseghyan and Levesley note:

In the scientonomic context, the relationship of questions presupposing theories was first discussed in May 2019 by the research team involved in the Visualizing Worldviews Scholars-in-Residence project sponsored by Jackman Humanities Institute. Specifically, the eleven members of the research team agreed that a question can presuppose one or many theories and provided diagrammatic tools for visualizing this relation.1p.3

Acceptance Record

Here is the complete acceptance record of Question Can Presuppose Theories (Barseghyan-Levesley-2019):
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Scientonomy15 May 2019Yes

Questions Answered

Question Can Presuppose Theories (Barseghyan-Levesley-2019) is an attempt to answer the following questions: Associations of Theory and Associations of Question.



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  1. a b  Barseghyan, Hakob and Levesley, Nichole. (2021) Question Dynamics. Scientonomy 4, 1-19. Retrieved from