Ascriptional and 'genuine' autonomy

Rohde M, Stewart J (2008)
BioSystems 91(2): 424-433.

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Knowing that human judgment can be fallible, we propose to distinguish the subjective ascription of a property, such as autonomy, from the genuine fact that an entity is characterised by a certain property, i.e., it is autonomous. In this paper, we take a closer look at this distinction and what it is grounded on, taking a constructivist stance that sees the scientist as an observing subject. We arrive at a notion of fortified ascription, in which knowledge and scientific study of generative mechanisms play an important role, and look at some models of autonomy in the light of this distinction
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Rohde M, Stewart J. Ascriptional and 'genuine' autonomy. BioSystems. 2008;91(2):424-433.
Rohde, M., & Stewart, J. (2008). Ascriptional and 'genuine' autonomy. BioSystems, 91(2), 424-433.
Rohde, M., and Stewart, J. (2008). Ascriptional and 'genuine' autonomy. BioSystems 91, 424-433.
Rohde, M., & Stewart, J., 2008. Ascriptional and 'genuine' autonomy. BioSystems, 91(2), p 424-433.
M. Rohde and J. Stewart, “Ascriptional and 'genuine' autonomy”, BioSystems, vol. 91, 2008, pp. 424-433.
Rohde, M., Stewart, J.: Ascriptional and 'genuine' autonomy. BioSystems. 91, 424-433 (2008).
Rohde, Marieke, and Stewart, J. “Ascriptional and 'genuine' autonomy”. BioSystems 91.2 (2008): 424-433.
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