Posted: Oct 14, 2011 1:08 am
by Teuton
zaybu wrote:
Okay, so he has an aversion for the word "particle" and calls it a "ripple". Big deal.

It is, ontologically speaking, because to say that particles are ripples or waves is to reduce them to properties (attributes) of fields and thus to deprive them of their ontological status as objects or substances.