Re: Science & Religion

Ian Goddard (
Wed, 24 Jun 1998 19:14:58 -0400

Richard Dawkins wrote:

>"It's often said that people 'need' something more
>in their lives than just the material world. There
>is a gap that must be filled. People need to feel
>a sense of purpose. Well, not a BAD purpose would
>be to find out what is already here, in the
>material world, before concluding that you need
>something more. How much more do you want? Just
>study what is...

IAN: And IDENTITY is what is... by definition!
Yet ironically, it's what people study least.

It's just assumed that what exists is what is,
that A is A. Well ya, but why and how is A A?