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Is society an abstraction?

Or is the individual a false abstraction away from society? 

I labor best under false assumptions.

That’s how you can tell, despite all appearances of being a hater, that I am a lover at heart.

Economics and psychology are the dominant social sciences.

This alone doesn’t make these disciplines “false,” but it does put the question of their “validity” into a different light.

The truth is sometimes in the middle.

The truth is in the compromise only if we compromise between two extreme propositions, each of which is partially true but would be truer if checked by the other. The truth is compromised if we compromise between two extreme propositions, both of which are false alone and doubly false when taken together. 

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