Conceptual Schemes are Never Abandoned

A conceptual scheme is never discarded merely because of a few stubborn facts with which it cannot be reconciled; a conceptual scheme is either modified or replaced by a better one, never abandoned with nothing left to take its place.


They can only evolve or be replaced.

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 Science and common sense
Books, Brochures, and Chapters>Book:  Conant , James Bryant (1963), Science and common sense, Retrieved on 2012-02-08
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