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by Dapplegrim
Sat Nov 25, 2017 4:57 am
Forum: Philosophy of Science
Topic: Rusty's Postulate
Replies: 16
Views: 2044

Re: Rusty's Postulate

Rusty's Postulate: Any mathematical system that is used by both physicists and economists cannot be considered as reflecting the real world. I've been reading up on advanced physics. I claim zero expertise other than a general knowledge of vectors, matrices, etc. from college. I do know that both p...
by Dapplegrim
Sat Nov 25, 2017 3:03 am
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: Kant's Four Questions
Replies: 86
Views: 10493

Re: Kant's Four Questions

18th century German philosopher Immanuel Kant tried to answer four questions in his philosophy: 1. What can I know? That you know nothing. 2. What do I have to do? Get a life. 3. What can I hope for? Happiness, but in your case it could be a bit of a long shot. 4. What is the human being? You, hope...
by Dapplegrim
Fri Nov 24, 2017 1:45 pm
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: Kant's Four Questions
Replies: 86
Views: 10493

Re: Kant's Four Questions

18th century German philosopher Immanuel Kant tried to answer four questions in his philosophy: 1. What can I know? That you know nothing. 2. What do I have to do? Get a life. 3. What can I hope for? Happiness, but in your case it could be a bit of a long shot. 4. What is the human being? You, hope...