"Norman K. McPhail" wrote:
> Are you saying that we ought to consider the meaning of the word science
> to be synonymous with every area of human contemplation?
would you say that there are areas of human contemplation
which are *a priori* off-limits to science?
Describe something which cannot be studied, that knowledge
cannot be developed about, that a discipline of study cannot
I suppose one might argue that by including Mathematics in
Science I am cheating.
I believe there is a sweet paradox down inside of this one
which cannot be discarded, swept under a rug, or named
On the other hand centuries, even millenia of philosophers
have probably tried. I expect we'll be getting reports from
their modern-day counterparts forthwith <grin>.
-- Steve Smith TSA-5 LANL 505-665-3377 firstname.lastname@example.org
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