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Let us be cautious in making assertions and critical in examining them, but tolerant in permitting linguistic forms.
Modern theories of mental dysfunction led to the elimination of witches from our serious ontology. The concepts of folk psychology ...
You may decry some of these scruples and protest that there are more things in heaven and earth than are dreamt of in my philosoph ...
Experimental work provides the strongest evidence for scientific realism. This is not because we test hypotheses about entities. I ...
A curious thing about the ontological problem is its simplicity. It can be put in three Anglo-Saxon monosyllables: 'What is there? ...
The variables of quantification, 'something,' 'nothing,' 'everything,' range over our whole ontology, whatever it may be; and we a ...
It is a necessary condition of one's ascribing states of consciousness, experiences, to oneself, in the way one does, that one sho ...
The world is everything that is the case.
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