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Elimination, not reduction: Lessons from the Research Domain Criteria (RDoC) and multiple realisation

  • Tuomas K. Pernu (a1) (a2)


The thesis of multiple realisation that Borsboom et al. are relying on should not be taken for granted. In dissolving the apparent multiple realisation, the reductionist research strategies in psychopathology research (the Research Domain Criteria [RDoC] framework, in particular) are bound to lead to eliminativism rather than reductionism. Therefore, Borsboom et al. seem to be aiming at a wrong target.



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