The Classical Model of Science: a millennia-old model of scientific rationality

@article{Jong2008TheCM,
  title={The Classical Model of Science: a millennia-old model of scientific rationality},
  author={W. D. Jong and A. Betti},
  journal={Synthese},
  year={2008},
  volume={174},
  pages={185-203}
}
  • W. D. Jong, A. Betti
  • Published 2008
  • Philosophy, Computer Science
  • Synthese
  • Throughout more than two millennia philosophers adhered massively to ideal standards of scientific rationality going back ultimately to Aristotle’s Analytica posteriora. These standards got progressively shaped by and adapted to new scientific needs and tendencies. Nevertheless, a core of conditions capturing the fundamentals of what a proper science should look like remained remarkably constant all along. Call this cluster of conditions the Classical Model of Science. In this paper we will do… CONTINUE READING
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