to William of Ockham and his principle, his lex parsimoniae, that the simplest explanation is usually the best one, at hvis man har to mulige teorier eller forklaringer, og begge stiller likt, da er det mest sannsynlig at den enkleste stemmer, that entities should not be multiplied unnecessarily, or in his words, “entia non sunt multiplicanda praeter necessitatem” or “pluralitas non est ponenda sine neccesitate”
April 27, 2008
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