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Renormalization and the formulation of scientific realism.

Fraser, James D. (2018) 'Renormalization and the formulation of scientific realism.', Philosophy of science., 85 (5). pp. 1164-1175.


Providing a precise statement of their position has long been a central challenge facing scientific realists. This article draws some morals about how realism ought to be formulated from the renormalization group framework in high-energy physics.

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Publisher statement:© 2018 by Philosophy of Science Association.
Date accepted:30 October 2017
Date deposited:08 March 2019
Date of first online publication:31 December 2018
Date first made open access:31 December 2019

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