[lbo-talk] Neo-Lamarckianism???? Come on!

Charles Brown charlesb at cncl.ci.detroit.mi.us
Mon Jan 21 08:26:56 PST 2008

>>> Michael Pollak <mpollak at panix.com> 01/19/2008 6:49 AM >>>

On Thu, 17 Jan 2008, Charles Brown wrote:

> No one can foreclose use of the scientific technique on any question.
> one can declare for others that some question is an insoluble
> Lets call it scientific philosophy. Scientific philosophy holds that
> there is no question for which scientific inquiry cannot be applied,
> question for which it can be declared that it cannot be understood
> through scientific technique.

Actually the name for that is positivism.


^^^^^ CB: Or how about optimism.

Anyway, Marx and Engels say we know but one science the science of history (?! _The German Ideology_, I think)

Natural history and human history.

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