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? -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Everything List" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to everything-list+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/everything-list. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/groups/opt_out.