In philosophy of science, confirmation holism, also called epistemological holism, is the view that no individual statement can be confirmed or disconfirmed by an empirical test, but only a set of statements (a whole theory).It is attributed to Willard Van Orman Quine who moti...
Objectivity in confirmation: Post hoc monsters and novel predictions
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Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A, ISSN: 0039-3681, Vol: 45, Issue: 1, Page: 70-78
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