Graduate studies at Western
Dissertation, Pathways School of Philosophy (2009)
|Abstract||Mysticism claims of its logical scheme that it is Euclidean, that from its first axiom or principle the remainder of its doctrine follows, but it makes this claim in so many languages and in such a variety of obscure and self-contradictory ways that it is difficult to discern how this could be possible, and it is rarely considered a plausible claim in metaphysics. I believe it is plausible, and in this essay I try to explain why.|
|Keywords||Metaphysical Neutralism Mysticism Nondualism Naturalistic Dualism Theory of Emptiness Dialethism Metaphysics Consciousness|
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