Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Barrow, J.D.
 
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Laws I 54f
Laws / Natural Laws / Barrow: there is no system of mechanical rules or laws that can be verified other than statistically. - There are always uncertainties, which can be reduced only by repetition - I 55 a statistical law can never be falsified because the result of observations in the future may always be different.
I 186
Universal Law / Laws / Theory of everything/TOE/Great Unifying theory/ GUT / Universality / Eugene Wigner: if the universal law of nature should be discovered, invariance principles would only be mathematical transformations that leave the law invariant - I 187 Relativity / Barrow: when we say that the natural laws match that does not mean that different observers will measure the same quantities.

B I
John D. Barrow
Warum die Welt mathematisch ist Frankfurt/M. 1996

B II
John D. Barrow
Die Natur der Natur: Die philosophischen Ansätze der modernen Kosmologie Heidelberg 1993

B III
John D. Barrow
Die Entdeckung des Unmöglichen. Forschung an den Grenzen des Wissens Heidelberg 2001


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