This work distinction between the two images

  • the scientific image:
    • the way the world is specified in the language of Natural Science
  • the manifest image:
    • includes talk about persons includes the use of intentional vocabulary, normative vocabulary and sort of the way people talked every day before the rise of modern mathematized science

The principal aim of modern philosophy is to understand and articulate the relation between those images. E.g. between the two tables:

  • the table as a colorless set of vibrating particles or waves,
  • the solid colored table that we that we look at