Eclectic realism—the proof of the pudding: a reply to Busch

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Juha Saatsi
University of Leeds
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Eclectic realism is defended against the criticism in Busch by clarifying its terminological and conceptual basis, and by comparing it with structural and semirealism.Keywords: Realism; Pessimistic induction; Augustin Jean Fresnel; Eclectic realism; Semi-realism.
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DOI 10.1016/j.shpsa.2008.03.011
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