Continuity in Scientific Revolutions

  • Zenker, Frank (PI)

Project: Research

Project Details

Layman's description

The project applies Peter Gärdenfors's theory of conceptual spaces as a descriptive tool to trace conceptual continuities and ruptures in the historical development of empirical theories, and compares the results thus forthcoming to reconstructions in the structuralist approach to scientific change.
Effective start/end date2008/01/012010/12/31