To wide extent, paradigm is a summation of fundamental concepts, ideas and points of view that are accepted by the most part of community. In other words, paradigm is a worldview (model of vision), which is accepted by members of selected community (e.g. scientific community).
Worldview totally defines the way of perception and interpretation of studied phenomena. In it’s turn, basic paradigm is defined by a worldview, which ascends in it’s root to the classical philosophical dichotomy between materialsim and idealism. Herefrom we can understand the sense of classical statement “philosophy is a queen of sciences”.
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