Philosophy 2 (5):20-27 (1927)
The question of substance in the philosophy of physics has three branches: logical, physical, and epistemological. The first is a problem in pure philosophy: is the notion of “ substance ” in any sense a “ category,” i.e. forced upon us by the general nature either of facts or of knowledge? The second is a question of the interpretation of mathematical physics: is it necessary, or convenient to interpret our formulae in terms of permanent entities with changing states and relations? The third concerns the relation of perception to the physical world
Keywords Substance  Philosophy of science  Perception
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DOI 10.1017/S0031819100014959
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