Philosophical psychology in historical perspective: Review essay of J.‐C. Smith (Ed.),Historical foundations of cognitive science

@inproceedings{Meyering1996PhilosophicalPI,
  title={Philosophical psychology in historical perspective: Review essay of J.‐C. Smith (Ed.),Historical foundations of cognitive science},
  author={Theo C. Meyering},
  year={1996}
}
Abstract Historiography of science faces a preliminary question of strategy. A continuist conception of the history of science poses research problems different from those of a dynamic conception, which acknowledges that not only our theoretical knowledge but also the explananda themselves may change under the influence of new scientific insights. Whereas continuist historiography may advance our understanding of (the historical background of) current theoretical problems, dynamic… CONTINUE READING

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