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Monday, January 29, 2007

The Solution

posted by on January 29 at 15:17 PM

Here it is at last: Mix Vico’s theory of historical stages with Plotinus’ concept of the “One” (and not Spinoza’s absolute) with Aristotle’s “entelecheia” and what you get is the “World Mind” that appears in Philosophy of History. Four is the number of years it took me to realize that solution, and four is now the number of years it will take me to determine why I wanted that solution in the first place.

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1

Um...what?

Posted by Kate | January 29, 2007 3:52 PM
2

The solution to which question, exactly?

Posted by Dakota | January 29, 2007 4:44 PM
3

My thoughts exactly.
Call me "unrefined", but far too philosophically deep (and far too many references) for me to even grasp le moindre idée.

Posted by treacle | January 29, 2007 8:53 PM
4

get into the spirit of things, haters

Posted by josh | January 30, 2007 8:26 AM

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