Re: Materialism and Mechanism

2019-01-11 Thread Philip Thrift
On Friday, January 11, 2019 at 2:57:48 AM UTC-6, Bruno Marchal wrote: > > > On 10 Jan 2019, at 21:01, Philip Thrift > > wrote: > > > > On Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 11:20:20 AM UTC-6, Bruno Marchal wrote: >> >> >> On 9 Jan 2019, at 11:20, Philip Thrift wrote: >> >> >> >> On Monday, January

Re: Materialism and Mechanism

2019-01-11 Thread Bruno Marchal
> On 10 Jan 2019, at 21:01, Philip Thrift wrote: > > > > On Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 11:20:20 AM UTC-6, Bruno Marchal wrote: > >> On 9 Jan 2019, at 11:20, Philip Thrift > >> wrote: >> >> >> >> On Monday, January 7, 2019 at 9:44:40 AM UTC-6, Bruno Marchal wrote: >> >>> On 6 Jan

Re: Materialism and Mechanism

2019-01-10 Thread Philip Thrift
On Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 11:20:20 AM UTC-6, Bruno Marchal wrote: > > > On 9 Jan 2019, at 11:20, Philip Thrift > > wrote: > > > > On Monday, January 7, 2019 at 9:44:40 AM UTC-6, Bruno Marchal wrote: >> >> >> On 6 Jan 2019, at 15:20, Philip Thrift wrote: >> >> >> In terms of processing,

Re: Materialism and Mechanism

2019-01-10 Thread Bruno Marchal
> On 9 Jan 2019, at 11:20, Philip Thrift wrote: > > > > On Monday, January 7, 2019 at 9:44:40 AM UTC-6, Bruno Marchal wrote: > >> On 6 Jan 2019, at 15:20, Philip Thrift > wrote: >> >> >> In terms of processing, I distinguish experience processing from information >> processing. > > >

Re: Materialism and Mechanism

2019-01-09 Thread Philip Thrift
On Monday, January 7, 2019 at 9:44:40 AM UTC-6, Bruno Marchal wrote: > > > On 6 Jan 2019, at 15:20, Philip Thrift > > wrote: > > > In terms of processing, I distinguish *experience processing* from > *information > processing.* > > > > OK. That is important, but the machines do that too.

Re: Materialism and Mechanism

2019-01-07 Thread Bruno Marchal
> On 6 Jan 2019, at 15:20, Philip Thrift wrote: > > > > On Sunday, January 6, 2019 at 8:04:20 AM UTC-6, Jason wrote: > > > On Sun, Jan 6, 2019 at 4:47 AM Philip Thrift > wrote: > > > On Saturday, January 5, 2019 at 6:02:39 PM UTC-6, Jason wrote: > > > On Sat, Jan 5, 2019 at 2:05 PM

Re: Materialism and Mechanism

2019-01-06 Thread Philip Thrift
On Sunday, January 6, 2019 at 8:53:25 AM UTC-6, Jason wrote: > > > > On Sun, Jan 6, 2019 at 8:20 AM Philip Thrift > wrote: > >> >> >> >> >> Of course *physical, chemical, biological, psychical, sociological *laws >> (to run the spectrum) are all human inventions. >> >> The questions are about

Re: Materialism and Mechanism

2019-01-06 Thread Jason Resch
On Sun, Jan 6, 2019 at 8:20 AM Philip Thrift wrote: > > > > > Of course *physical, chemical, biological, psychical, sociological *laws > (to run the spectrum) are all human inventions. > > The questions are about how these laws interrelate (and terms like *emergence, > reduction, downward

Re: Materialism and Mechanism

2019-01-06 Thread Philip Thrift
On Sunday, January 6, 2019 at 8:04:20 AM UTC-6, Jason wrote: > > > > On Sun, Jan 6, 2019 at 4:47 AM Philip Thrift > wrote: > >> >> >> On Saturday, January 5, 2019 at 6:02:39 PM UTC-6, Jason wrote: >>> >>> >>> >>> On Sat, Jan 5, 2019 at 2:05 PM Philip Thrift wrote: >>> On

Re: Materialism and Mechanism

2019-01-06 Thread Jason Resch
On Sun, Jan 6, 2019 at 4:47 AM Philip Thrift wrote: > > > On Saturday, January 5, 2019 at 6:02:39 PM UTC-6, Jason wrote: >> >> >> >> On Sat, Jan 5, 2019 at 2:05 PM Philip Thrift wrote: >> >>> >>> >>> On Saturday, January 5, 2019 at 12:52:19 PM UTC-6, Jason wrote: On

Re: Materialism and Mechanism

2019-01-06 Thread Philip Thrift
On Saturday, January 5, 2019 at 6:02:39 PM UTC-6, Jason wrote: > > > > On Sat, Jan 5, 2019 at 2:05 PM Philip Thrift > wrote: > >> >> >> On Saturday, January 5, 2019 at 12:52:19 PM UTC-6, Jason wrote: >>> >>> >>> >>> On Saturday, January 5, 2019, Philip Thrift wrote: >>> On

Re: Materialism and Mechanism

2019-01-05 Thread Jason Resch
On Sat, Jan 5, 2019 at 2:05 PM Philip Thrift wrote: > > > On Saturday, January 5, 2019 at 12:52:19 PM UTC-6, Jason wrote: >> >> >> >> On Saturday, January 5, 2019, Philip Thrift wrote: >> >>> >>> >>> On Saturday, January 5, 2019 at 12:02:53 PM UTC-6, Jason wrote: On Sat, Jan

Re: Materialism and Mechanism

2019-01-05 Thread Philip Thrift
On Saturday, January 5, 2019 at 12:52:19 PM UTC-6, Jason wrote: > > > > On Saturday, January 5, 2019, Philip Thrift > wrote: > >> >> >> On Saturday, January 5, 2019 at 12:02:53 PM UTC-6, Jason wrote: >>> >>> >>> >>> On Sat, Jan 5, 2019 at 6:13 AM Philip Thrift wrote: >>> On Saturday,

Re: Materialism and Mechanism

2019-01-05 Thread Philip Thrift
On Saturday, January 5, 2019 at 12:02:53 PM UTC-6, Jason wrote: > > > > On Sat, Jan 5, 2019 at 6:13 AM Philip Thrift > wrote: > >> >> On Saturday, January 5, 2019 at 4:26:11 AM UTC-6, Bruno Marchal wrote: >>> >>> >>> On 4 Jan 2019, at 17:25, Philip Thrift wrote: >>> >>> >>> Physicists today

Re: Materialism and Mechanism

2019-01-05 Thread Jason Resch
On Saturday, January 5, 2019, Philip Thrift wrote: > > > On Saturday, January 5, 2019 at 12:02:53 PM UTC-6, Jason wrote: >> >> >> >> On Sat, Jan 5, 2019 at 6:13 AM Philip Thrift wrote: >> >>> >>> On Saturday, January 5, 2019 at 4:26:11 AM UTC-6, Bruno Marchal wrote: On 4 Jan