This is what someone said about my research about a decade ago. I can still here the mild disapproval in their voice.
But what is wrong with being ‘theoretical’, I ask you? You know that theory if very practical, right.
How this works?
Theory is very practical because, want it or not, it frames each and every action you take. People who told you that you act on the basis of facts misled you (and I’m not saying that this is intentional; often people mislead other people because of lack of understanding and ignorance rather than maliciousness).…