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conventionalism

conventionalism  

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A theory that magnifies the role of decisions, or free selection from amongst equally possible alternatives, in order to show that what appears to be objective or fixed by nature is in fact an ...
medical ethics

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The branch of applied ethics relating to moral behaviour and judgments in medical practice and clinical research. History suggests that healers have always been concerned with ethical questions: ...
perspectivism

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See also epistemology; Thomas theorem.1. Broadly, the stance that the truth of any knowledge or fact is tied to a particular frame of reference (McGuire).2. (philosophy) A relativist and ...
revolutions, scientific

revolutions, scientific  

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An idea most closely associated with Thomas Kuhn, scientific revolutions are shifts from one scientific paradigm to another, where a paradigm is a fundamental research framework that provides common ...

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