Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Ceteris paribus: Philosophy of Science - "all other things being equal". Requirement for conducting experiments. In practice virtually never met, inter alia because of the difficulty to assess the relevance of the factors. See also experiments, theories, science, methods, thought experiments.
Author Item    More concepts for author
Bigelow, John Ceteris paribus   Bigelow, John
Cartwright, Nancy Ceteris paribus   Cartwright, Nancy
Fodor, Jerry Ceteris paribus   Fodor, Jerry
Fraassen, Bas Ceteris paribus   Fraassen, Bas
Quine, Willard Van Orman Ceteris paribus   Quine, Willard Van Orman

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-27