Author Archives: hylemorphist
Being “Being” can mean “existing” when used as present participle of the verb “to be”. It can also be used as a noun and thus does not necessarily imply actual existence but at least possible existence. When we talk about … Continue reading
What is matter? There are at least three approaches to answering this question. Mechanism-cum-atomism Aristotelianism Panpsychism Mechanism-cum-atomism The mechanistic-cum-atomistic view of matter is probably the best known and most popular view of matter today and can basically be summed whereby … Continue reading
Following the discussion in part one and a comment made by an anonymous commenter @ http://egnorance.blogspot.com In point of fact, your assumptions are at odds with what is now known about reality (not surprising since your assumptions were developed in … Continue reading
olegt comments: Techne, I am not Anon, but I can help by defining what the problem is. We will strip the phenomenon of quantum indeterminacy to its most basic form if we consider a system with the tiniest possible phase … Continue reading
Some would like to argue that zero-point energy state or a ground states or a vacuum state (ZPE or G or V states) is nothing.”Nothing”, or “nothingness” can be summed to be not a property, not a field, not a … Continue reading
Below is a preliminary Porphyrian tree for accidents.