The motivation for this quantity is straightforward. For a number of purposes, scientific psychologists have lengthy proven substantial curiosity within the philosophy of science. while logical positivism received forex within the Nineteen Thirties, psychologists have been one of the such a lot avid readers of what those philosophers needed to say approximately technological know-how. a part of the critique of Skinner’s radical behaviorism and hence habit remedy was once that it trusted, and hence used to be logically depending on, the reality of logical positivism―a declare decisively refuted either traditionally and logically by means of L.D. Smith (1986) in his vital Behaviorism and Logical Positivism: A Reassessment of the Alliance.
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