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Farewell to Reason by Feyarabend (philosophy of science) points out that many of the idea systems in non-relativistic science ( there can only be one "Reason", one Reason to rule them all, and so on ) are indistinguishable from belief in the Greek Gods.
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This new book by Paul Feyerbrand offers a vigorous challenge to the scientific rationalism the underlies Western ideals of 'progress' and 'development', whose damaging sociological and ecological consequences are now widely recognized. For all their variety of theme and occasion, the essays in Farewell to Reason share a consistent philosophical purpose. Whether discussing Greek art and thought, vindicating the Church's battle with Galileo, exploring the development of quantum physics or exposing the dogmatism of Karl Popper,............
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