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Some claims and statements aren't readily provable or disprovable though the overall argument gains tensile strength from excellent outside source material.
By the same logic, that supposition remains fully possible, never disprovable. Each possibility leads a kind of virtual life that guides us further and further from the definite-sounding assertions of the narrative and from the certainties we might want to read back into them.
At the same time, one would not want to overlook the probable power of the notion of racial qualification for membership of a nation-state, let alone as a foundation of ethnic identity, even if the reality of racial descent is scientifically unprovable or disprovable. As was insinuated in the previous paragraph, Brunei potentially offers much stimulus for discussion in this connection, and its sidelining in several respects is regrettable.
(This at least is disprovable: the bishop was out of town and priests were forbidden to approach the scene.) (xl) Only in recent years has archival material shown the truth or falsity of some of these claims, and even now the story remains only partially told.
The third thesis again rests on the assumption of a homogenous social strata that itself is eminently disprovable by reference to such examples as the Hindu caste system, the subjects of colonialism, and the political and social upheaval of near-contemporary Britain.
Alternatively no which way information will be disprovable bijection i.e.
Farnsworth offers the example of Ptolemy's perception of a geocentric universe, which was neither provable nor disprovable at the time, but which Copernicus later disproved.
Everything is provable and disprovable. The truth value of any statement can be measured on a line from zero truth to infinite truth.
(52) Whether these pressures in fact influence a decision in these ways is usually neither provable nor disprovable, which is a reason that Article III precludes this influence be it real or potential.
The notion that people who work should not be poor can in theory be derived from philosophical reasoning, but it is not a testable or disprovable proposition in the sense that social scientists use the terms.
In the absence of a priori evidential disproof, pleiotropism is usually treated as the null hypothesis since it is disprovable on the occurrence of a confirmed recombinant (Hanson, 1959).
These search costs can lead to uncertainty, excess litigation, and, in the worst case, enforceable patents on inventions of questionable (but not disprovable) novelty.