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Mathematics as Reference System of Life: preliminary observations

Author:

Zeps, Dainis

Category:

Essays

Sub-Category:

Philosophy

Language:

English

Date Published:

May 14, 2013

Downloads:

296

Keywords:

mathematics, reference system, physics, Omega point, singularity, gauge freedom, distinction, interpretation of quantum mechanics, anthropic principle

Abstract:

We forward hypothesis that all what we refer to as mathematics are cognitive aspects of life, moreover, we have right to refer to mathematics as reference system of life (as state of being alive). Mathematics and cognition are not distinguishable between themselves because what we call mathematics refer to the functionality by means of what (or via what) we are created by nature, or by God, be it question of our religious persuasion. Thus, according to this hypothesis, mathematics turns out to be considerably more primary with respect to other sciences than before, when we attributed to mathematics only some role of auxiliary technical tool to help in the description of nature. When we are going to say that mathematics might be considered as reference system of life, we mean that today's mathematics is only some starting state of what might be referred to as mathematics as subject and/or object of reality.

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