David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Studies in East European Thought 27 (1):25-31 (1984)
Consistent application of dialectical materialism leads Marxism-Leninism to the assertion that matter is infinite in its properties. However, the history of physics shows that the various levels of matter possess geometric dimensions that originate at the lowest level and continue through the others. The search for absolute natural constants — which Planck called the most pleasant task of physics — shows the conviction of the physicists that there is a limit to the parameters, a limit beyond which matter is no longer divisible.
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
M. Zuidgeest (1977). The Concept of Matter in Modern Atomic Theory. Acta Biotheoretica 26 (1):30-38.
H. Groot (1936). Het Wezen Van de Materie. Synthese 1 (1):247 - 251.
Stephen Gaukroger (2000). The Role of Matter Theory in Baconian and Cartesian Cosmologies. Perspectives on Science 8 (3):201-222.
Zvi Biener (2004). Galileo's First New Science: The Science of Matter. Perspectives on Science 12 (3):262-287.
Jonathan Schaffer (2003). Is There a Fundamental Level? Noûs 37 (3):498–517.
Michael Fuller (ed.) (2010). Matter and Meaning: Is Matter Sacred or Profane? Cambridge Scholars.
Bertrand Russell (1927). The Analysis of Matter. London: Kegan Paul.
Barry M. Loewer (2001). From Physics to Physicalism. In Carl Gillett & Barry M. Loewer (eds.), Physicalism and its Discontents. Cambridge University Press.
Lenna Williamson Brown (1956). From Zero to Infinity, a Philosophy of Matter. Lawrence, Kan.,Allen Press.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads2 ( #373,409 of 1,168,018 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #140,193 of 1,168,018 )
How can I increase my downloads?