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Duhem-Quine Thesis and the Social Sciences

The so-called Duhem-Quine thesis emerged in the context of Willard Van Orman Quine's challenge to logical positivism/empiricism, first published in his famous “Two Dogmas of Empiricism” in 1951. This challenging thesis is called the Duhem-Quine thesis, not the Quine ...

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