> In a message dated 1/20/00 2:28:12 PM Pacific Standard Time,
> firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
> << Some people think they insult themselves if they accept the
> truth. We indeed are nothing more than a complex arrangement
> of physical properties and their effects.>>
> To 'The Atheist from Denver'
> Clint, what you espouse or may not be true...
Reductionism, Ed, always involves a peculiar conflation of the
"is" of predication and the "is" of identity.
All reductionism, in one way or another, asserts:
"Something is nothing but something else."
Robert M. Owen
The Orion Institute
57 W. Morgan Street
Brevard, NC 28712-3659 USA
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