Possibility of Scientonomy - Argument from Changeability of Scientific Method

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How can there be scientonomy if the methods of science are changeable?

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In the scientonomic context, this question was first formulated by Hakob Barseghyan in 2015. The question is currently accepted as a legitimate topic for discussion by Scientonomy community. Response to the Argument from Changeability of Scientific Method (Barseghyan-2015) is currently accepted by Scientonomy community as the best available theory on the subject. Response to the Argument from Changeability of Scientific Method (Barseghyan-2015) states "Scientonomy does not postulate the existence of a universal and unchanging method of science; thus the fact that methods of science are changeable is not detrimental to the prospects of scientonomy."

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Scientonomy1 January 2016This is when the community accepted its first answer to the question, Response to the Argument from Changeability of Scientific Method (Barseghyan-2015), which indicates that the question is itself legitimate.Yes

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Response to the Argument from Changeability of Scientific Method (Barseghyan-2015)Scientonomy does not postulate the existence of a universal and unchanging method of science; thus the fact that methods of science are changeable is not detrimental to the prospects of scientonomy.2015
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Accepted Theories

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ScientonomyResponse to the Argument from Changeability of Scientific Method (Barseghyan-2015)1 January 2016

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Current View

In Scientonomy community, the accepted theory on the subject is Response to the Argument from Changeability of Scientific Method (Barseghyan-2015). It states: "Scientonomy does not postulate the existence of a universal and unchanging method of science; thus the fact that methods of science are changeable is not detrimental to the prospects of scientonomy." ToDo Read More

Related Topics

This topic is a sub-topic of Possibility of Scientonomy.

Contributors

Hakob Barseghyan (3.6%), Paul Patton (96.4%)