Replies to Healey’s Comments Regarding van Fraassen’s Positions

Social Epistemology Review and Reply Collective 9 (1):38-47 (2020)
  Copy   BIBTEX

Abstract

Healey (2019a) makes four comments on my (Park, 2019a) objections to van Fraassen’s positions. The four comments concern the issues of whether ‘disbelief’ is appropriate or inappropriate to characterize van Fraassen’s position, what the relationship between a theory and models is for van Fraassen, whether he believes or not that a theory is empirically adequate, and whether destructive empiricism is tenable or not. I reply to those comments in this paper.

Links

PhilArchive

External links

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server

Through your library

Similar books and articles

On What Empiricism Cannot Be.Alexander Bozzo - 2016 - Metaphilosophy 47 (2):181-198.
Constructive empiricism and modal metaphysics: A reply to Monton and Van Fraassen.James Ladyman - 2004 - British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 55 (4):755-765.
What is constructive empiricism?Gideon Rosen - 1994 - Philosophical Studies 74 (2):143 - 178.
Constructive empiricism contested.Daniel M. Hausman - 1982 - Pacific Philosophical Quarterly 63 (1):21-28.
On rejecting Foss's image of Van Fraassen.Warren Bourgeois - 1987 - Philosophy of Science 54 (2):303-308.
Constructive Empiricism in a Social World: Reply to Richard Healey.Seungbae Park - 2019 - Social Epistemology Review and Reply Collective.
Truth in Constructive Empiricism.Jamin Asay - 2007 - Dissertation, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Realismo cient’ifico empirista.Sílvio Seno Chibeni - 1997 - Principia: An International Journal of Epistemology 1 (2):255--270.

Analytics

Added to PP
2020-01-29

Downloads
124 (#102,440)

6 months
14 (#69,814)

Historical graph of downloads
How can I increase my downloads?

Author's Profile

Seungbae Park
Ulsan National Institute Of Science And Technology

References found in this work

No references found.

Add more references