Re: More on identifiers

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Date: Fri, 5 Jun 2009 03:58:51 -0700 (PDT)
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On Jun 5, 1:25 pm, "Walter Mitty" <> wrote:

> Consider two electrons. They both have the same mass, and they have the
> same charge. They might have opposite spins. But the minute we add a third
> electron, the spin of two of them is going to be identical. It seems that,
> on the surface at least, electrons do not have enough properties to carry
> identity.

If objects are really not distinguishable then why someone would want to artificially identify them? Wouldnít be better to record just their quantity? Received on Fri Jun 05 2009 - 12:58:51 CEST

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