particle physics and the idealists

Rahul Mahajan rahul at hagar.ph.utexas.edu
Tue Jun 20 23:58:57 MDT 1995


Paul, thanks for the succinct statement. I can't think why I didn't include
that in what I was saying.

Rahul

>.   If we consider that the knowledge generated within
>>>science remains tied to the practices and representations of science -- for
>>>example, you yourself claim that particle physics cannot be expressed in a
>>>language other than its specialized mathematical vocabulary --  science at
>>>once
>>>loses its claim to universality.

Paul

>On the contrary this shows that natural language
>loses its claim to universality. This is not
>unexpected, since natural language developed to
>deal with a more restricted domain of reality.
>
>
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