Unformatted text preview: o Treat a concept like a real reality Treat abstract concepts as if they are real things Which brings about “Definitional polarities” • Things should be fit into one category • There is no in-between • Absolute categories • “Black and white” “right and wrong” o There are certain legal truths and procedures that are seen as true and can be applied regardless of context, culture, and time. o Act as if there are immutable things in the world and it is possible to ascertain truth about the law and it requires that you abstract from any consideration of different perspectives or particularities. •...
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- Spring '11
- Ontology, Reality, Concepts in metaphysics, Patricia Williams