Ideas from 'Wang's Paradox' by Michael Dummett [1970], by Theme Structure

[found in 'Truth and Other Enigmas' by Dummett,Michael [Duckworth 1978,0-7156-1650-1]].

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7. Existence / D. Theories of Reality / 9. Vagueness / b. Vagueness of reality
To say reality itself is vague is not properly intelligible
                        Full Idea: The notion that things might actually be vague, as well as being vaguely described, is not properly intelligible.
                        From: Michael Dummett (Wang's Paradox [1970], p.260)
                        A reaction: It seems hard to disagree with this. It seems crazy that a pile of grain, or the hair on someone's head, are vague, and even quantum indeterminacies are not very well described as 'vague'. Vagueness is a very human concept.