Re: [OPE] Dialectics for the New Century

From: Dave Zachariah (
Date: Thu Apr 03 2008 - 12:53:21 EDT

on 2008-04-03 00:33 Paul Cockshott wrote:
> Computation is always everywhere a material process governed by 
> material laws, it is these material laws, the laws of physics, that 
> give rise to the possibility of mathematics.

This gives a deeper meaning to that famous quote by Dijkstra:

    "Computer Science is no more about computers than astronomy is about

//Dave Z
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