Thursday, March 5, 2020

Science And Philosophy

Science and philosophy often move in parallel and opposite directions—when science is making progress, philosophy seems to become mired in irrationality, and when philosophy is marching towards rationality, science seems to become a handmaiden of mysticism. The claim that rational philosophy is a necessary condition for scientific progress is absurd. Philosophy is not a fight of science; and science is not the son of rational philosophy.

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