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In Defense of Realism and Scientism

  • Mario Bunge
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Part of the Annals of Theoretical Psychology book series (AOTP, volume 4)

Abstract

Tennessen wishes to kill several birds with a single shot: sensationalism, realism, and scientism. We agree that the former is untenable, but I will try to defend the other two, which are birds of a different feather.

Keywords

Quantum Theory Single Shot Critical Realism Firm Believer Radical Skepticism 
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References

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Copyright information

© Plenum Press, New York 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Mario Bunge
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  1. 1.Foundations and Philosophy of Science UnitMcGill UniversityMontrealCanada

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