WHAT CAN WE DO WITH SCIENTIFIC THEORIES? The meaning of theories from an external perspective

Authors

  • Tihamér MARGITAY

Abstract

It is a paper about how we should approach the interpretation of scientific theories from externalist viewpoint. We consider all the factors - also which are external to the internal research activity of science - which influence the meaning of scientific theories.

Keywords:

scientific theories, interpretation, meaning, knowledge

How to Cite

MARGITAY, T. (1998) “WHAT CAN WE DO WITH SCIENTIFIC THEORIES? The meaning of theories from an external perspective”, Periodica Polytechnica Social and Management Sciences, 6(2), pp. 151–157.

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