Question Rejection theorem (Barseghyan-Levesley-2021)

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An attempt to answer the question of Mechanism of Question Rejection which states "A question becomes rejected when other elements that are incompatible with the question become accepted."

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Question Rejection theorem was formulated by Hakob Barseghyan and Nichole Levesley in 2021.1


Acceptance Record

This theory has never been accepted.

Suggestions To Accept

Here are all the modifications where the acceptance of this theory has been suggested:
ModificationCommunityDate SuggestedSummaryVerdictVerdict RationaleDate Assessed
Sciento-2021-0002Scientonomy1 August 2021Accept the law of question acceptance as a new scientonomic axiom, the question rejection theorem, and a number of questions for future research.Open

Question Answered

Question Rejection theorem (Barseghyan-Levesley-2021) is an attempt to answer the following question: What is the mechanism of question rejection? How do questions become rejected by epistemic agents?

See Mechanism of Question Rejection for more details.


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No reasons are indicated for this theory.


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