2 thoughts on “A hierarchy of discourses

  1. Cute. 🙂 But chemistry has not been proven to be entirely derivable from physics, nor biology from chemistry, nor psychology from biology.

    I won’t defend sociology, though. >:)

  2. Interesting points in themselves; the questions of multiple realisability and reduction.

    A seperate but relevant concern is the status of mathematicisation. I was going to ponder upon this at some point.

    Notice how the sociologist and mathematician have similar hair…


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