Introduction. 1. Einstein meets Magritte: The Scholar, the Muse and the Barfly; D. Aerts. 2. Basically, It's Purely Academic; J. Ziman. 3. The Manifest Image and the Scientific Image; B.C. van Fraassen. 4. Microdynamics of Incommensurability: Philosophy of Science Meets Science Studies; B. Hernstein Smith. 5. Subjects, Objects, Data and Values; R.M. Pirsig. 6. Einstein and Magritte. A Study of Creativity; I. Prigogine. 7. Quanta and Relativity: Two Failed Revolutions; C. Piron. 8. The Redundancy of Spacetime: Relativity from Cusa to Einstein; R. Harre. 9. The Stuff the World is Made of: Physics and Reality; D. Aerts. 10. Dasein's Brain: Phenomenology Meets Cognitive Science; F.J. Varela. 11. What Creativity in Science and Art Tell Us about How the Brain Must Work; W.H. Calvin. 12. The Hermeneutic versus the Scientific Conception of Psychoanalysis: an Unsuccesful Effort to Chart a via media for the Human Sciences; A. Grunbaum. 13. Immortality, Biology, Computers; Z. Bauman. 14. The End of Certainty in Economics; W.B. Arthur.