However, it doesn’t necessarily follow that it’s possible to discern any fundamental laws of…
ideas whittler

Now you are confusing reductionism with science… catch up — the 20th Century happened and these things have been figured out! People have been successfully studying complex adaptive systems for 70 years now.

It’s okay if you don’t know about these things. But you might want to open your mind and learn more instead of just reactively dismissing the hard-won progress of thousands of researchers spanning many decades.

Come join us in the 21st Century where we have the science of emergence, richly advanced social sciences, and incredibly modeling/simulation tools for making sense of real-world complexity. It’s really nice here at the deep end of the swimming pool. ;-)

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