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Science: Science is a systematic process of acquiring knowledge about the natural world through observation, experimentation, and hypothesis testing. It is based on the assumption that the universe is governed by natural laws that can be discovered through scientific inquiry. See also Method, Review, Knowledge, Verification, Confirmation.
Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments.

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Felix Guattari on Science - Dictionary of Arguments

Sokal I 192
Science/Deleuze/Guattari/Bricmont/Sokal/SokalVsDeleuze/SokalVsGuattari: Other sources: Rosenberg and others deal with the pseudo-science of Deleuze and Guattari (M. R. Rosenberg, Dynamic and thermodynamic tropers of the subject in Freud and in Deleuze and Guattari. Postmodern Culture 4, no. 1.1993) and Canning (P. Canning, „The crack of time and the ideal game“ in: Constantin V. Boundas and Dorothea Olkowski (Ed.) Gilles Deleuze and the Theater of Philosophy, New York 194 pp. 73-98.) and the conference at Warwick University in 1997: "Deleuze/Guattari and Matter".

Cf. for the correct use of some concepts: >Chaos
, >Function, >Motion.
For the correct use of the concepts of physics and mathematics see >Sokal/Bricmont and >Feynman, >Thorne.

Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution. Translations: Dictionary of Arguments
The note [Concept/Author], [Author1]Vs[Author2] or [Author]Vs[term] resp. "problem:"/"solution:", "old:"/"new:" and "thesis:" is an addition from the Dictionary of Arguments. If a German edition is specified, the page numbers refer to this edition.
Guattari, Felix
Sokal I
Alan Sokal
Jean Bricmont
Fashionabel Nonsense. Postmodern Intellectuals Abuse of Science, New York 1998
German Edition:
Eleganter Unsinn. Wie die Denker der Postmoderne die Wissenschaften missbrauchen München 1999

Sokal II
Alan Sokal
Fashionable Nonsense: Postmodern Intellectuals’ Abuse of Science New York 1999

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