Publication Declined, SYDNEY MORNING HEROLD

For Letters (publication refused)

Feb 26, 2001 The scorn poured on non-economic rationalists by P.P.McGuiness (SMH Feb22, “Revealing the empty pretensions of academe”) misses the mark. Heseems to want to equate rationalism with rationality. So by definition,anyone opposed has to be irrational. But rationalism in its true sense means adherence to the seeming logic