Moderate Realism and its Logic by D.W. Mertz [Book Review]

Abstract

Classical physics was inspired primarily by a metaphysical background concerned with substance and properties. Atoms were conceived according to the billiard ball model. Between these atoms, physical properties and relations existed in a secondary, dependent sense. This metaphysical background has problems that have defeated resolution for centuries. Is a more effective background conceivable?

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Louis Caruana
Pontificia Universita Gregoriana

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