On the cognition of laws of nature.


P. Weingartner


In this paper I shall discuss the problem of cognition of laws of nature on the following different levels of understanding:

(i) First level of understanding of laws of nature: the Greek Ideal of Science

(ii) Second level: Space Time Invariance

(iii) Third level: Dynamical Laws

(iv) Fourth level: Statistical Laws

(v) Fifth level: Laws and Causality

(vi) Sixth level: Chaotic Motion

(vii) Seventh level: Initial conditions and Constants of Nature






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