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2. Who criticises Popper on the idea that science is an Open belief system and why?

  • James - As science is socially constructed
  • Kuhn - Science is socially contructed
  • Kuhn - As it have monopoly on many theories
  • Giddens - As an open belief system doesn't always need evidence

3. Who looks at open belief systems?

  • Giddens
  • Mclaughlin
  • Popper
  • Kuhn

4. What is a Paradigm according to Kuhn?

  • Subjective evidence
  • Shared set of assumptions that link to how something is researched
  • A model which explains a theory

5. Who supports Kuhns claim about Paradigms and why?

  • Karin Knorr-Centina - Fabrication of facts
  • Giddens - Falsify their findings to make the answers valid
  • Nedrick - Look to evidence to prove their theories


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