Re: >H Re: "natural"

Ken Clements (
Fri, 03 Dec 1999 11:44:07 -0800

Eugene Leitl wrote:


> God knows there is a niche for generalists, but there is something to
> be said for specialization in just one field. (Monomaniacs are
> definitely more productive). Of course, generalists are also
> specialists of a sort...

Yes, we are specialists at detecting the crossover points between fields as they come into existence. It requires being able to spot the same idea cloaked in manifold instantiations.