What is support? How should it be defined?
In the scientonomic context, this question was first formulated by Kye Palider in 2019.
|Support (Palider-2019)||An agent takes theory A to be supporting theory B iff the agent accepts A and accepts that A→B.||2019|
|Modification||Community||Date Suggested||Summary||Verdict||Verdict Rationale||Date Assessed|
|Sciento-2019-0010||Scientonomy||23 December 2019||Accept the new definitions of sufficient reason, reason, support, and normative inference.||Open|
There is currently no accepted definition of the term.
There is currently no accepted view concerning the existence of supports.
No classes are currently accepted as being disjoint with this class.
No classes are currently accepted as subtypes of a support.
No classes are currently accepted as supertypes of a support.
No associations of a support are currently accepted.
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