Perspectival realism is a view in philosophy of science according to which two seemingly incompatible commitments can be reconciled: the commitment to a mind-independent world and the commitment to the situatedness of scientific knowledge. This paper reviews two central arguments for the reconciliation of the two commitments and examines some of the main challenges raised against perspectival realism.
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