Tag: scientific revolutions
Theory in Crisis? Some Cautionary Words
Philosopher of science Thomas Kuhn was criticized for various inconsistencies in his argument.
Theory in Crisis? Circling the Wagons
Philosopher of science Thomas Kuhn compared scientific revolutions to political revolutions.
Is Darwinism a Theory in Crisis?
Biologist Jonathan Wells contends that modern evolutionary theory is a current instance of a dominant paradigm in crisis.
Jonathan Wells: Scientific Revolutions and Counter-Revolutions
Thomas Kuhn argued from the history of science that reigning scientific paradigms do not give way gently and rationally before new and conflicting evidence.
Is Biology Approaching the Threshold of Design Acceptance?
A recent biology paper inches up to the edge of design advocacy, without using the phrase “intelligent design.”