On 1/13/2014 1:29 PM, LizR wrote:
On 14 January 2014 10:17, meekerdb <meeke...@verizon.net <mailto:meeke...@verizon.net>> wrote:

    On 1/13/2014 10:54 AM, L.W. Sterritt wrote:
    Isn’t this just the reification fallacy?  From Wikipedia:  Reification 
(also known
    as concretism, or the fallacy of misplaced concreteness) is a fallacy of 
    when an abstraction (abstract belief or hypothetical construct) is treated 
as if it
    were a concrete, real event, or physical entity. In other words, it is the 
error of
    treating as a concrete thing something which is not concrete, but merely an 

    Like reifying arithmetic.

I do indeed!


Fallaciously?  ;-)

In your model of the world, with chairs and tables and planets and people, where is the number 2?


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