Status of Technological Knowledge

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What is the status of technological knowledge in the scientific mosaic? Can technological knowledge be accepted into a mosaic?
Nicholas Overgaard explains the topic

Consider typical instances of technological knowledge such as "x is an effective treatment for medical condition y", "z is a useful technology for bridge-building", "p is a statistically valid technique for assessing public opinion about q". While these techniques will naturally qualify as being used, the question is whether these propositions should also be classified as accepted.

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Scientonomy1 January 2016It was acknowledged as an open question by the Scientonomy Seminar 2015.Yes

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