Unformatted text preview: done the statements no longer have any meaning. Led by revolution scientists adopt new instruments, look in new places, more importantly they see new and different things when using familiar instruments in places they looked before. At first there were no pendulums, only swinging stones for the scientist to see. Pendulums were brought into existence by something very like a paradigm induced gestalt switch. What occurs during a scientific revolution is not fully reducible to a reinter-pretation of individual and stable data it is like a Gestalt shift: same data, new interpretation. Things which could not be seen by Aristotelians were the consequences of immediate experience for post Galileans....
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