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Re: [ontolog-forum] Editor COE view of a new list of categories

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From: Kathryn Blackmond Laskey <klaskey@xxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 17 Jul 2007 09:33:49 -0400
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>Many people have pointed out that his choice of example was
>unfortunate, since that sentence raises two thorny issues that
>Tarski did not intend to represent in his introductory paper:
>snow as a continuous substance, and the use of a singular noun
>for making a generic statement about all snow.    (01)

Not to mention what it means for something to "be" a color.  Are we 
talking physics of light absorption? In what kind of light?  Or are 
we talking about human perception?    (02)

Kathy    (03)

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