Realism vs Anti-Realism: Ontological Status of Theoretical Entities by Maxwell

Notes and Thoughts on “The Ontological Status of Theoretical Entities” by Grover MaxwellPreambleOne of the big debates in philosophy of science is between realists and anti-realist. ¬†Although there are many types of each, generally speaking we can say that realists think that our theories describe real entities while the anti-realist don’t. ¬† Here’s an example […]

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