Re: [SPAM] Re: Asifism

2007-06-23 Thread Mark Peaty
Hi Brent, Brent: ' You seem to imply that the advent of the scientific method banished slavery and tyranny and racism. Would that it were so. Perhaps the scientific method can be applied to politics and perhaps it would have that effect, but historically the scientific method has been

Re: [SPAM] Re: Asifism

2007-06-22 Thread Mark Peaty
CDES = Compassion, Democracy, Ethics, and Scientific method These are prerequisites for the survival of civilisation. Regards Mark Peaty CDES [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.arach.net.au/~mpeaty/ David Nyman wrote: On Jun 21, 8:03 pm, Mark Peaty [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I always come

Re: [SPAM] Re: Asifism

2007-06-22 Thread Quentin Anciaux
This is completely arbitrary and history does not show this. Quentin 2007/6/22, Mark Peaty [EMAIL PROTECTED]: CDES = Compassion, Democracy, Ethics, and Scientific method These are prerequisites for the survival of civilisation. Regards Mark Peaty CDES [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: [SPAM] Re: Asifism

2007-06-22 Thread Mark Peaty
MN: 'If an mbrane interpenetrates another, this would provide differentiation and thus the beginnings of structure. Yes, this may be an attractive notion. I've wondered about myself. 'Interpenetration' - as a species of interaction - still seems to imply that different 'mbranes' are still

Re: [SPAM] Re: Asifism

2007-06-22 Thread David Nyman
On 22/06/07, Mark Peaty [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: MP: Who is to say what mbranes really are, except that in this interpretation of the idea, each IS its own existence; I assume we can say nothing definite about how each such existence would compare with others or anything much about 'where' they

Re: [SPAM] Re: Asifism

2007-06-22 Thread Mark Peaty
History has not finished yet, and I am proposing that we try to ensure that it doesn't. If you truly think I am wrong in my assertion, then you have a moral duty to show me - and the rest of the world - on the basis of clear and unambiguous empirical evidence where and how I am wrong.

Re: [SPAM] Re: Asifism

2007-06-22 Thread Brent Meeker
Mark Peaty wrote: History has not finished yet, and I am proposing that we try to ensure that it doesn't. If you truly think I am wrong in my assertion, then you have a moral duty to show me - and the rest of the world - on the basis of clear and unambiguous empirical evidence where and

Re: [SPAM] Re: Asifism

2007-06-21 Thread Mark Peaty
DN: ' I meant here by 'symmetry-breaking' the differentiating of an 'AR field' - perhaps continuum might be better - into 'numbers'. My fundamental explanatory intuition posits a continuum that is 'modulated' ('vibration', 'wave motion'?) into 'parts'. The notion of a 'modulated