Scientific progress as accumulation of knowledge: a reply to Rowbottom

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I defend my view that scientific progress is constituted by the accumulation of knowledge against a challenge from Rowbottom in favour of the semantic view that it is only truth that is relevant to progress.
Keywords Scientific progress   Knowledge   Aim of inquiry   Darrell Rowbottom
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DOI 10.1016/j.shpsa.2008.03.019
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