People fear loss of fortune, loss of autonomy, loss of freedom, and many other things, as well as thoughts. Ultimately, people fear not having control of the unknown, and fear itself is certainly unknown. 719 mais palavras
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"Six Signs of Scientism": where I disagree with Haack - Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and...
I came across this article, “Six Signs of Scientism,” by philosopher Susan Haack from 2009. I think I’m in general agreement with Haack’s views—science has made amazing progress over the centuries but “like all human enterprises, science is ineradicably is fallible and imperfect. 34 mais palavras
Writing is a funny thing really. I’ve been writing as long as I can remember. Well maybe that can’t be true because writing is technically a learned skill, but to be honest I stand by this statement. 344 mais palavras