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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 nots, are denials of existence....
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- Fall '09