Philosophy of Science 87 (5):944-956 (2020)

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Kareem Khalifa
Middlebury College
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Several argue that truth cannot be science’s sole epistemic goal, for it would fail to do justice to several scientific practices that advance understanding. I challenge these arguments but only af...
Keywords understanding  truth  questions  models  idealization  approximation  epistemic value
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