A challenge to Materialism

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Only our bodies can meet." Now I will critically examine Descartes' mind-body philosophy by addressing the issues of individuation and identity. First, I need to be clear about the issues I am addressing. In order to fully understand the problem of individuation, we need to focus on what the word individuation itself means...
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In order to fully understand the problem of individuation, we need to focus on what the word individuation itself means. We can derive individuation from the Latin verb divido, meaning "I divide up" or "I separate into parts," and also the prefix in-, which in this case means "into...
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