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VPN AP02 – Permanence and Change in the World

November 24, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join the Virtual Philosophy Network (VPN, http://www.virtualphilosophynetwork.com, @VPNPhilosophy, http://www.facebook.com/Virtual-Philosophy-Network-102914774890504/ ) and SD Philosophers’ Roundtable (www.meetup.com/The-San-Diego-Philosophers-Roundtable/) for a beginners’ series of seminars on American philosophy, a discourse from the ground up.

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To all who RSVP, I will post the link to the online meeting about roughly, maybe 10 minutes before the event.

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01. Human Nature As a Starting Point
02. Permanence and Change in the World
03. Perception and Reality (Naïve, Direct, Indirect)
04. Promiscuous Believers and Promiscuous Doubters
05. Consciousness As a Biological Advantage
06. Sarastro and Queen of Night (Or Reason and Passion)
07. Desire, Appetite, Pleasure (High and Low)
08. Action and Reaction

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02. Permanence and Change in the World:

1. What is the world like?
2. Is the world a thing, a whole, a one of many?
3. What are the grounds for one’s making judgment about the world?
4. Is the world ever permanent (or eternal), or is it ever changing?
4.a. Can the more things change the more they stay the same?
4.b. Can you ever step in the river twice?
5. How is either permanence or change to be explained?

Screen grab in the first minute, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ThHRh6nDvc0


November 24, 2020
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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