Tag: PARADIGM DEBATES

PARADIGM DEBATES IN MORMON STUDIES: A BRIEF GUIDE FOR THE PERPLEXED

I will examine the limits of falsification and verification in light of Thomas Kuhn’s famous book, The Structure of Scientific Revolutions. I argue for an open-ended approach to LDS scripture that recognizes a substantial “cause to believe” in support of faith and also recognizes what Kuhn calls the “essential tension” necessary for working on unresolved …

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