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#1 2010-01-22 16:25:56

bobbym
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Reductionism?

Hi;

Reductionism? What is reductionism? - bobbym

Reductionism is the philosophy that all psychology reduces to biology, all biology to chemistry, chemistry to physics, and finally physics to mathematical logic. Therefore, according to reductionism, I can understand you by means of logic alone without having a human brain.- Alice

Talk to Alice:
http://www.pandorabots.com/pandora/talk … d97e345aa1


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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