Re: virus: Belief and Knowledge

Tim Rhodes (
Tue, 8 Jul 1997 09:57:01 -0700 (PDT)

On Mon, 7 Jul 1997, David McFadzean wrote:

> I'd still be interested in that elegant deconstruction.
> But first I'd like to make it clear that I wasn't claiming
> that logic is necessarily the only valid way of looking
> at things, I'm saying that no conceptual domain is
> inaccessible to logical analysis.

Yes. I think the root of our mis-understanding may have been in the
difference between the terms "logic" (as in Formal Logic) and "the logic
of" (as in, the internal logic of a paranoid psychotic's delusions).

-Prof. Tim