Unformatted text preview: there is such a thing as change (etc.) is reduced to attempting to talk about what does not exist. A summary of Parmenides’ errors a. He thought that what does not exist could not exist (possibly confusing this idea with the truism that, necessarily, if something does not exist then it does not exist). b. He thought that denials of existence are impossible (i.e., they cannot be both meaningful and true). c. He thought that all denials, all “is not”s, are denials of existence....
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This note was uploaded on 11/14/2011 for the course PHI PHI2010 taught by Professor Jorgerigol during the Fall '09 term at Broward College.
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