Supertypes of Epistemic Community
What are the supertypes of an epistemic community?
In the scientonomic context, this question was first formulated by Nicholas Overgaard in 2016. The question is currently accepted as a legitimate topic for discussion by Scientonomy community. The following supertype of Epistemic Community is currently accepted in Scientonomy:
|Community||Accepted From||Acceptance Indicators||Still Accepted||Accepted Until||Rejection Indicators|
|Scientonomy||19 May 2017||Supertypes of Epistemic Community became accepted by virtue of the acceptance of Epistemic Community. The question became accepted with the publication of Overgaard's A Taxonomy for Social Agents of Scientific Change.||Yes|
|Epistemic Community Is a Subtype of Epistemic Agent (Barseghyan-2018)||Epistemic Community is a subtype of Epistemic Agent, i.e. epistemic agent is a supertype of epistemic community.||2018|
|Community||Theory||Accepted From||Accepted Until|
|Scientonomy||Epistemic Community Is a Subtype of Epistemic Agent (Barseghyan-2018)||8 October 2018|
In Scientonomy, the following supertype of Epistemic Community is currently accepted:
Epistemic Community Is a Subtype of Epistemic Agent (Barseghyan-2018) states: "Epistemic Community is a subtype of Epistemic Agent, i.e. epistemic agent is a supertype of epistemic community."
According to Barseghyan, epistemic community is an epistemic agent, i.e. it is capable of taking epistemic stances towards epistemic elements.1
- ^ Barseghyan, Hakob. (2018) Redrafting the Ontology of Scientific Change. Scientonomy 2, 13-38. Retrieved from https://scientojournal.com/index.php/scientonomy/article/view/31032.