Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Fraassen, Bas
 
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Terminology I 12
constructive empiricism / Fraassen: Objective: empirically adequate theories. - Accept: requires only empirical adequacy (correct description of the phenomena), not truth. - Per Fraassen - The phenomena must fit into at least one model.
I 90
Pragmatic / terminology / Fraassen: Fraassen calls the Tarski T-Def "pragmatic."

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B. van Fraassen
The Scientific Image Oxford 1980


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