Critique de la science anti-substantialiste

Theoria: Revista de Teoría, Historia y Fundamentos de la Ciencia 5 (1-2):67-84 (1990)
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A negative conclusion, like R. Feynman’s sentence “nature is uncomprehensible”, forces us to examine the value of contemporary science from the point of view of understanding. As a contribution to this task, I criticize some of the philosophical presuppositions of experimentalism. Then I try to place some stepping stones towards metaphysics, conceived as a rational extension of science, and devoted to the search for intelligibility.



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