19) Beryl Lake, 'A Study of the Irrefutability
of Two Aesthetic Theories ', in William Elton (ed.
But, unlike Klugel, Kant did not see in the irrefutability
of a non-Euclidean triangle a mysterious enigma ipsius genii humanii, but quite conversely the manifestation of the self-criticism of pure reason, whose vocation was to render transparent its hidden structure to the speculative mind becoming conscious of its own self.
To Boyd and his constituents no setback was ever final, and the grace of God was irrefutability
While Grotius, Pufendorf, and even John Locke upheld the irrefutability
of enunciated natural law principles, each of them also postulated that the content of that law must be determined by "discourse among the learned,"(52) sometimes loosely termed the ius prudentium.
According to Berns, Strauss believed that the motive behind the modem rebellion against medieval philosophy arose from impatience with the "mutual irrefutability
of philosophy and revelation" and the moderns' "wish to supersede the tension arising from their mutual irrefutability
The latter doesn't necessarily follow, however, because there could be criteria, short of complete irrefutability
, that might be applied to the evaluation of scientific formulations.
To illustrate, Martin Hollis and Edward Nell (1975) skillfully expose the internal shortcomings of positivism as spelled out by Pierre Duhem's irrefutability
thesis at the turn of century.
Moreover, as the cold war ethic lost its irrefutability
in the U.
Douglas writes in the first-person plural--that useful "we" that lends a pundit both the irrefutability
of an eye-witness and the sweep of a historian--but she never really ponders how the "we" came into existence.
Based on analog media, Kodak's systems guarantee access in a human readable form, provide irrefutability
of the captured `facts', and are not subject to technology obsolescence.
In the Criticism of the third paralogism of transcendental psychology of the first Critique Kant accepts the irrefutability
of the Heraclitean notion of universal becoming or the transitory nature of all things, admitting the impossibility of positing a totally persistent and self-conscious subject: "Even if the saying of some ancient schools, that everything is transitory and nothing in the world is persisting and abiding, cannot hold as soon as one assumes substances, it is still not refuted through the unity of self-consciousness.
For instance, if an end user wants to access a business-critical application or confidential data, then they must use an authentication method with a high degree of irrefutability
55) See 24:149, LL 117-8: "However certain it is that a circle has 360[degrees], however apodeictic the Platonic theorems in geometry are, still no one would want to die for their infallibility and irrefutability
Nevertheless, if one concurs with the idea propounded earlier that the detective figure constitutes the maximum symbol for wo/man in the postmodern world, this poem could be interpreted as the poetic's voice testimony concerning the loss of idealism and the irrefutability
of pain and death.
By contrast, from this point of view the question of knowing whether it is correct that social anthropology is not refutable becomes perceptibly more approachable: the irrefutability
of this discipline (and of its neighbours) has always been asserted with reference to the great theories of synthesis, leaving to one side the results accumulated in the comparative sector.