Change without Vehicle and Container. Fallacy of Simple Location

  • Milič Čapek
Part of the Boston Studies in the Philosophy of Science book series (BSPS, volume 7)


The revision of the distinction between “the full” and “the empty” also requires a rejection of the classical, Newtonian space, separable from its changing physical content and containing all changes without changing itself. Although this step is merely another aspect of the rejection of the classical, corpuscular models, it is considerably more difficult to take it, and to realize all its implications.


Modern Physic Classical Concept Contemporary Physic Macroscopic Body Simple Location 
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