51The Journey from Discovery to Scientific Change: Scientific Communities, Shared Models, and Specialised VocabularyInternational Studies in the Philosophy of Science 31 (1): 47-67. 2017.Scientific communities as social groupings and the role that such communities play in scientific change and the production of scientific knowledge is currently under debate. I examine theory change as a complex social interaction among individual scientists and the scientific community, and argue that individuals will be motivated to adopt a more radical or innovative attitude when confronted with striking similarities between model systems and a more robust understanding of specialised vocabula…Read more
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Southern Connecticut State UniversityDepartment of Philosophy
Department of HistoryRegular Faculty
University of California, Davis
Department of Philosophy
New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America
Areas of Specialization
|Philosophy of Biology|
|General Philosophy of Science|