paradigm shift

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paradigm shift

A decay or collapse in a paradigm that occurs when new data accumulate, and either partially invalidate the previously-accepted theory–paradigm, or are completely at odds with the paradigm. See Central dogma.
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Revolutionary Science, Kuhn proposed, happens when Normal Science develops a large number of anomalies in a specific area, and/or when a certain phenomena cannot be handled via the accepted puzzle-solving approaches.
This reviewer's own temperament, in fact, is bifurcated between the more scientific-rationalist temper of the first and the more experimental and revolutionary temper of the latter, perhaps daydreaming of a revolutionary science between them.
He said: "We have to stop treating a revolutionary science as though it was just a different form of cake decoration.
Of particular interest is the criticism of one author that the model does not at all represent the process of paradigm change during revolutionary science, a period characterized by "sudden, idiosyncratic, discrete, and exogenous processes" altogether different from normal science (Barlas, 1992, p.
Proper understanding of revolutionary science must be placed in this complex interactive perspective.
Through Breakout Labs, we're going to create opportunities for revolutionary science by cultivating an entrepreneurial research model that prizes extreme creativity and bold thinking.
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Marcum declares that "Kuhn took his critics seriously, realizing the importance of defending the demarcation between normal and revolutionary science.
What made Dick such a revolutionary science fiction writer was his subject matter.
A great deal of this revolutionary science is happening right here, on our doorstep, because the North-East of England ( 100 years ago the crucible of technical innovation in the Industrial Revolution ( is at the international leading edge of the biotechnical revolution.
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