Ragnar Van Der Merwe
University of Johannesburg
Book Review K. Brad Wray: Resisting Scientific Realism. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge 2018, xii + 224 pp, £ 75.00 (Hardcover), ISBN: 9781108231633. By Ragnar van der Merwe. In The Journal for the General Philosophy of Science
Keywords Scientific anti-realism  Scientific realism  argument from underconsideration  argument for the selectionist explanation for the success of science  van Fraassen  Kuhn  Laudan  Wray
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DOI 10.1007/s10838-019-09495-1
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