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by bahman
Fri Feb 15, 2019 9:25 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Mind
Topic: An argument against materialism
Replies: 0
Views: 4

An argument against materialism

Randomness is the only option available for a materialist when it comes to decision. That is true since decision is uncaused cause and material process is deterministic. The experience of wanting is after decision is made (following Libet's experiement) therefore they are different phenomena. We how...
by bahman
Fri Feb 15, 2019 8:30 pm
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: An Ethical Reason To Be Good
Replies: 9
Views: 184

Re: An Ethical Reason To Be Good

I am more interested in the Truth than being right, but I think I'm right. Definitions: To Be Good: to exist in reality To Do Good: To increase the amount of good things in reality Good Things: all things that are real, including values To Be Evil: to be subtracted of all that is good; to not exist...
by bahman
Fri Feb 15, 2019 7:27 pm
Forum: Aesthetics
Topic: Music
Replies: 3273
Views: 353873

Re: Music

Walker wrote:
Fri Feb 15, 2019 7:22 pm
bahman wrote:
Fri Feb 15, 2019 7:15 pm
Interesting.
I check out Vivaldi every three months or so … or did you mean something else?
I am not a fan of classical music but I like that one. Just that.
by bahman
Fri Feb 15, 2019 7:15 pm
Forum: Aesthetics
Topic: Music
Replies: 3273
Views: 353873

Re: Music

Interesting.
by bahman
Fri Feb 15, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Mind
Topic: Why humans can't get rid of their egos ?
Replies: 7
Views: 63

Re: Why humans can't get rid of their egos ?

Humans harmful behaviors against their environment and against other humans and species is as archaic as the advent of modern humans. As humans settled and human societies emerged, conflicts and damages due to those harmful behaviors impaired the whole society. so humans devised god or gods and rel...
by bahman
Fri Feb 15, 2019 4:40 pm
Forum: Aesthetics
Topic: Music
Replies: 3273
Views: 353873

Re: Music

by bahman
Fri Feb 15, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: Aesthetics
Topic: Music
Replies: 3273
Views: 353873

Re: Music

by bahman
Tue Feb 12, 2019 11:29 pm
Forum: Aesthetics
Topic: Music
Replies: 3273
Views: 353873

Re: Music

by bahman
Tue Feb 12, 2019 11:19 pm
Forum: Aesthetics
Topic: Music
Replies: 3273
Views: 353873

Re: Music

by bahman
Tue Feb 12, 2019 9:44 pm
Forum: Metaphysics
Topic: The reality
Replies: 0
Views: 37

The reality

Minds and Qualia between. There exist a motion in Qualia and this motion allows interaction between minds. The ideas are fancies about the reality. The ideas are the result of interaction between intelligent minds. Ideas will changes until the truth being said.
by bahman
Sun Feb 10, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: Epistemology - Theory of Knowledge
Topic: Knowledge, encrypted in our brains or not
Replies: 47
Views: 838

Re: Knowledge, encrypted in our brains or not

One plausible theory is that the knowledge is encrypted in our brains and it somehow is decoded The OP doesn't understand the Mathematical meaning of encryption/decryption and doesn't understand how it's different to encoding/decoding. https://danielmiessler.com/study/encoding-encryption-hashing-ob...
by bahman
Fri Feb 08, 2019 7:49 pm
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: Revolution in Thought
Replies: 661
Views: 5207

Re: "But who am I to try to help you see the light?"

All the laws of the universe (scientific theories) are falsifiable. Yes, until there is an anomaly in the theory. No. If you come up with a theory and you don’t know how to falsify it you don’t know what assumptions you have made. I know how to falsify every one of my theories. Because I know what ...
by bahman
Fri Feb 08, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: Revolution in Thought
Replies: 661
Views: 5207

Re: "But who am I to try to help you see the light?"

What is wrong IS that there is “nothing wrong”. All human knowledge is fallible and incomplete. Your “knowledge” isn’t. That is why it is unscientific. I never said that human knowledge is infallible and complete, but our universe does contain laws that do not change. Man's will is not free is one ...
by bahman
Thu Feb 07, 2019 8:54 pm
Forum: Aesthetics
Topic: Music
Replies: 3273
Views: 353873

Re: Music

by bahman
Thu Feb 07, 2019 2:56 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Science
Topic: How does the blind matter behave accordingly?
Replies: 26
Views: 485

Re: How does the blind matter behave accordingly?

Who said that that was stupid? If you are aware of what you are saying, then that is great. If that is what you are saying, then so what? To you, if the instruction built within dna is objective, then that means that matter has structure. Is this what you are saying? If any thing leads to infinite ...