Psychology Cannot Take Leave of Common Sense

Reply to Commentators
  • Jan Smedslund


My three critics have raised a number of metatheoretical questions, and I will try to comment on them at the metatheoretical level too. However, I also hope to make it clear that the issues can only begin to be clarified when the discussion moves to the level to actual psychological research.


Common Sense Ordinary Language True Proposition Conceptual Truth Language Term 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jan Smedslund
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  1. 1.Institute of PsychologyUniversity of OsloBlindem, Oslo 3Norway

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