Re: [Fis] FIS News

2013-11-07 Thread Pedro C. Marijuan
Dear Karl and FIS colleagues, Many thanks for the comprehensive response. You have made a reference to the tension between the empirical and the abstract in FIS. I quite agree, it is one of the essential tensions in any healthy scientific development (whenever it is possible to maintain it).

Re: [Fis] fis Digest, Vol 577, Issue 10

2013-11-07 Thread Jerry LR Chandler
Pedro, List: You write: ...a reference to the tension between the empirical and the abstract in FIS. I quite agree, it is one of the essential tensions in any healthy scientific development (whenever it is possible to maintain it). Tensions? Tensions between the empirical and the abstract?