On 10 January 2014 06:50, Stephen Paul King <stephe...@provensecure.com>wrote:

>
>
>> (Unless comp is false or that we are manipulated through a normal
>> simulation).
>> Physics is transformed into the study of a lawful precise arithmetical
>> phenomenon of a type "first person plural experience".
>>
>
> Not unless we are only considering a solipsistic observer! To obtain
> physics we need some means to define interactions and communications
> between multiple separable observers. This is a Bodies (plural) problem.
> Each observer can be shown to have FPI by your argument, but that is about
> it. Everything else requires more assumptions, like maybe some kind of ASSA.
>
> I also agree with Stephen here. Comp does seem to imply solipsism, I think
we've discussed  this before but I don't recall the answer - is it an open
problem?

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