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- Mon Nov 04, 2019 1:46 pm
- Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
- Topic: "How do you define...?"...Definition
- Replies: 57
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Short of the ability to telepathically convey meaning between minds across vast distances, we have no choice but to resort to "languages" and "explanations" to express "meaning". The compromise is to assume the entity on the receiving end is an "unaffected being". In lay terms, to view them as an al...
- Mon Nov 04, 2019 1:34 pm
- Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
- Topic: What Is Life?
- Replies: 6
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The best way to explain what life in an all encompassing manner is to eschew terms/concepts such as "biology" or "aliveness" with concepts more objective. After all, one cannot assume genetic propagation is a universal (in the literal sense) trait, since we are (at best) terrestrial beings. Hence, I...