Menu Search
HISTORY, POLITICAL THEORY, INTERNET

Category Archives: Complexity

Observe!

My old philosophy of science professor,¬†Donald Gillies, used to tell a story about when he attended Karl Popper’s undergraduate lectures at the LSE in the 1960s. If I remember the story rightly Popper used to begin by simply commanding his students: “Observe!” The students would look about them, try to avoid his gaze, shift awkwardly […]

29 July 2013