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Steven Brust: “A masterful storyteller of contagious glee and self-deprecating badassery” —Skyler White

20 March 2013
by skzb
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Anti-Dühring Part 5:Chapter 3 (Concluded)

http://www.marxists.org/archive/marx/works/download/Engels_Anti_Duhring.pdf Dühring expresses something I’ve run into before (Heinlein pulls a slight-of-hand with it in Rocket Ship Galileo; I noticed the slight-of-hand when I was 12).  It is the belief that mathematics can be produced “without making use of the experience offered … Continue reading