Re: Patriarchy: Re: What Matriarchy?

George Spelvin (
Tue, 30 Jul 1996 09:59:21 -0700

Susan wrote:
> I don't disagree. But the critiques of science which have come out over
> the last 20 years or so have pointed out that humans always act in a
> social/cultural context. So the desire to find "truth" is always carried
> out with a certain perspective and set of assumptions (whether these are
> explicitly touted as "agendas" or not).

Your discussion here was clear and concise, and I hope to quote you in other venues. I
seem to often be telling people this, and my own explanations tend to be more
convoluted. Thanks.

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