Logic is implicit in empricisicm because the idea that contradictions are false is implicit in the idea of disproof by contradictory evidence.

I think Science and Sanity lays out a framework for dealing with beliefs that doesn't categories them into true/false that is better than the basic true/false dichomity.

If you have other reasoning show it. Otherwise that was an irrelevant nitpick.

I care more about what Science and Sanity called semantic reactions than I care about presuppositions.

Basically you feed the relevant data into your mind and then y... (read more)

I think Science and Sanity lays out a framework for dealing with beliefs that doesn't categories them into true/false that is better than the basic true/false dichomity.

Using a ramified logic with more than two truth values is not the same as not using logic at all!

I care more about what Science and Sanity called semantic reactions than I care about presuppositions.

Basically you feed the relevant data into your mind and then you let it process the data. As a result of processing it there a semantic reaction. Internally the brain does that with a neura

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