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by Impenitent
Tue Feb 26, 2019 11:39 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: How do we explain exploitation?
Replies: 22
Views: 817

Re: How do we explain exploitation?

Walker wrote:
Tue Feb 26, 2019 7:08 am
Impenitent wrote:
Fri Feb 22, 2019 11:08 pm
if you stop ploitation you get exploitation...

-Imp
Does this anomolize incidents of imploitation?
it animalizes the botanicals

-Imp
by Impenitent
Sat Feb 23, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Mind
Topic: Consciousness is not the property of a Brain.
Replies: 8
Views: 186

Re: Consciousness is not the property of a Brain.

pineal glands aside...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Sat Feb 23, 2019 4:58 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Søren Kierkegaard On the Perils of Procrastination
Replies: 73
Views: 950

Re: Søren Kierkegaard On the Perils of Procrastination

cliff notes philosophy is the progressive way to enlightenment

-Imp
by Impenitent
Fri Feb 22, 2019 11:08 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: How do we explain exploitation?
Replies: 22
Views: 817

Re: How do we explain exploitation?

if you stop ploitation you get exploitation...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Fri Feb 22, 2019 11:00 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Mind
Topic: Do you think you know that the Moon exists?
Replies: 291
Views: 2740

Re: Do you think you know that the Moon exists?

Keith is dead...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Fri Feb 22, 2019 10:57 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Language
Topic: The evolution of reality
Replies: 7
Views: 209

Re: The evolution of reality

changing reality with words is double plus good

-Imp
by Impenitent
Wed Feb 20, 2019 11:37 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Mind
Topic: Perception and Consciousness
Replies: 143
Views: 1469

Re: Perception and Consciousness

Not sure what you mean by 'pure perception.' As opposed to what? the one you judge as manipulated... -Imp There need not be a proto-percept as something prior to and distinct from the percept, if that is what you mean. I think that that model has caused a lot of confusion in philosophy actually. I ...
by Impenitent
Wed Feb 20, 2019 11:11 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Can an ‘Ought’ be Derived from an ‘Is’?
Replies: 6
Views: 146

Re: Can an ‘Ought’ be Derived from an ‘Is’?

one ought to know better

-Imp
by Impenitent
Wed Feb 20, 2019 3:38 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Mind
Topic: Perception and Consciousness
Replies: 143
Views: 1469

Re: Perception and Consciousness

consciously constructing the platform for dreaming without sleep...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Wed Feb 20, 2019 3:30 pm
Forum: Metaphysics
Topic: An argument in favor of free will
Replies: 24
Views: 492

Re: An argument in favor of free will

Think of a situation with two options. Suppose that you like both options equally. A deterministic system in such a situation halts. You can of course get out of this situation by choosing one option. Therefore you are free. you were determined to believe that you have free will... besides, what wo...
by Impenitent
Tue Feb 19, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Mind
Topic: Perception and Consciousness
Replies: 143
Views: 1469

Re: Perception and Consciousness

not constructed... visions brought about by psychedelic substances? visions brought about by insanity? are they exclusively mental events? -Imp Visions brought about in a trance state of consciousness caused by formal meditation practice. Elaborations available only on request. I don't know about t...
by Impenitent
Mon Feb 18, 2019 12:51 am
Forum: Philosophy of Science
Topic: Philosophy of science-the first two and a half millennia.
Replies: 163
Views: 5155

Re: Philosophy of science-the first two and a half millennia.

Anyway; the Thomas Kuhn biography is coming out in the next issue of Philosophy Now. Bit of toing and froing with the proofs, but that's how this publishing lark works. If anyone wants to submit something to the magazine, by all means chuck a rough version up on the forum. Believe it or not, there ...
by Impenitent
Mon Feb 18, 2019 12:42 am
Forum: Philosophy of Mind
Topic: I know p
Replies: 57
Views: 704

Re: I know p

no man can understand the pain of childbirth

-Imp