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The power and beauty of science do not rest upon infallibility, which it has not, but on corrigibility, without which it is nothing" (4).
I wonder whether corrigibility might not require some, either those presently citizens or those seeking to become citizens, to separate themselves from their identities as members of particular nations.
7) It discloses its liberal character not only inasmuch as virtually all of its practices, depend upon appeals to reason, but more deeply in that it shares with liberalism specific attitudes towards cultural and historic difference, towards the corrigibility of human affairs and arrangements, and--at the very basis of matters--towards the nature of human personality.