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Resource: Behavior and Philosophy, 38, 141-144 (2010). REMARKS …
In Tactics of Scientific Research (Sidman, 1960/1988) I expressed my opinion that most philosophers of science know little or nothing about how scientific research is actually carried out. It appeared to me that the philosophy and the tactics of science h…
Resource: Behavior and Philosophy, 38, 145-148 (2010). MURRAY S…
I have always thought of Sidman's classic text, known affectionately as Tactics (1960), as primarily a philosophy of science text. I was surprised to learn that Sidman himself did not see it as particularly relevant to the philosophy of science (Sidman 20…
Resource: Behavior and Philosophy, 37, 149-150 (2009). ON EXPLA…
Field and Hineline (2008) offer a sympathetic explanation for the resistance of psychologists and philosophers to explaining behavior as temporally organized phenomena occurring as a function of other events, also often distributed over time. This resista…
Resource: Behavior and Philosophy, 36, 97-111 (2008). THE NATUR…
Philosophers and psychologists have debated what is meant by free will as well as the nature of human choice. However, only recently have data been gathered to consider common usage of the term; our data support college students' belief in free will as i…
Resource: Behavior and Philosophy, 32, 97-123 (2004). CONSCIOU…
Brain-centered theories of consciousness seem to face insuperable difficulties. While some philosophers now doubt that the hard problem of consciousness will ever be solved, others call for radically new approaches to conscious experience. In this arti…
Resource: Behavior and Philosophy, 32, 293-303 (2004). THE PERI…
Despite its diminished importance amongst philosophers, the deductivenomological framework is still important to contemporary behavioral scientists. Behavioral theorists operating within this framework must be careful to distinguish between nesting and…
Resource: Behavior and Philosophy, 32, 349-358 (2004). MALCOLM …
Consider the general proposition that normally when people pain-behave they are in pain. Where a traditional philosopher like Mill tries to give an empirical proof of this proposition (the argument from analogy), Malcolm tries to give a transcendental …
Resource: Behavior and Philosophy, 29, 101-120 (2001). A CRITIQ…
This essay presents an analysis in the area of the theory of human action. Philosophers and psychologists are interested in theories of action because action defines those behaviors that are under our control as opposed to behaviors that in some sense j…
Item: Tactics of Scientific ResearchEvaluating Experimental Dat…
Tactics of Scientific ResearchEvaluating Experimental Data in PsychologyMurray Sidman Discussing the major themes of replication, variability, and experimental design, Sidman describes the step-by-step planning of experiments, the need for constant att…
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