Epistemic Agents - Community (Barseghyan-2015)
An attempt to answer the question of Epistemic Agents which states "Only a community can be the bearer of a scientific mosaic."
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Epistemic Agents - Community (Barseghyan-2015) is an attempt to answer the following question: Who can be a bearer of a mosaic? Can a community be a bearer of a mosaic? Can an individual be a bearer of a mosaic? Can an instrument be a bearer of a mosaic?
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There is only one type of epistemic agents that can bear a mosaic - community.1 As for individual epistemic agents, their status and role in the process of scientific change is unclear; thus, individuals are left out of the ontology of epistemic agents.
- Barseghyan, Hakob. (2015) The Laws of Scientific Change. Springer.
Hakob Barseghyan (100.0%)