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by encode_decode
Tue Jul 17, 2018 4:29 am
Forum: Spirituality
Topic: The "Spiritual Mechanics" of Truth - Part 1
Replies: 4
Views: 327

Re: The "Spiritual Mechanics" of Truth - Part 1

En-De, not sure if you or anyone still drops in. Sorry for the absence...I felt it necessary to take on a project that has consumed me for more than 3 months now, usually 7 days a week. Had to get this done prior to having both knees replaced, which begins in early August. Really appreciate that yo...
by encode_decode
Fri Apr 13, 2018 11:33 pm
Forum: Featured Topics
Topic: Semiotics - Introduction
Replies: 15
Views: 1291

Re: Semiotics - Introduction

Anomaly654 wrote:
Wed Mar 14, 2018 3:23 pm
I look forward to responding to your post - I have not forgotten.

:D
by encode_decode
Fri Apr 13, 2018 11:13 pm
Forum: Spirituality
Topic: Theistic Necessitarianism
Replies: 3
Views: 244

Re: Theistic Necessitarianism

But the above has doubtless crossed the threshold where the metaphysical side of 'information as value" morphs into its religious and doctrinal applications. To flesh out the connections involved is probably geared more to a theology board...except these ideas have been met with suspicion and conte...
by encode_decode
Tue Apr 03, 2018 4:29 pm
Forum: Spirituality
Topic: Theistic Necessitarianism
Replies: 3
Views: 244

Re: Theistic Necessitarianism

I have been meaning to get around to this for a while. I will probably have to parallel my question asking with questions on The "Spiritual Mechanics" of Truth. I find both topics utterly fascinating. This is something that I would like to learn about and discuss. I'd enjoy discussion, will be back...
by encode_decode
Tue Apr 03, 2018 4:10 pm
Forum: Featured Topics
Topic: Vocabulary - Discussion
Replies: 2
Views: 240

Re: Vocabulary - Discussion

Basically: Vocabulary is very important to reading comprehension. We cannot understand what we are reading without knowing what most of the words mean. I must admit, I had to look up the word sesquipedalian as soon as I saw it - and pleonasms. I think all three of your words are worth adding to the ...
by encode_decode
Fri Mar 30, 2018 3:26 am
Forum: Featured Topics
Topic: Vocabulary - protean
Replies: 1
Views: 238

Vocabulary - intension

intension noun noun: intension ; plural noun: intensions LOGIC the internal content of a concept. archaic resolution or determination. In linguistics, logic, philosophy, and other fields, an intension is any property or quality connoted by a word, phrase, or another symbol. In the case of a word, t...
by encode_decode
Thu Mar 29, 2018 6:19 pm
Forum: Philosophy
Topic: Reality vs Perception
Replies: 12
Views: 1315

Re: Reality vs Perception

A suggestion made to me here is that which fits into the difference between connotive and a denotive uses of language. Connotations; sometimes mixed with emotive fragments can minimize the differences between reality and perception. I am going to spend some time exploring this and it seems to me th...
by encode_decode
Wed Mar 14, 2018 8:21 pm
Forum: Featured Topics
Topic: Semiotics - Introduction
Replies: 15
Views: 1291

Re: Semiotics - Introduction

I was just checking that out earlier and will be doing a thorough reading of it.

Currently I am more obsessed with your Nihilism - Symptomatology

Found here:

http://pathos-of-distance.forumotion.co ... tomatology
by encode_decode
Wed Mar 14, 2018 8:14 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Zero_Sum
Replies: 2
Views: 460

Re: Zero_Sum

Zero_Sum wrote:
Wed Mar 14, 2018 6:59 pm
Zero_Sum checking in from ILP.
I fully appreciate it and welcome.

:D
by encode_decode
Tue Mar 13, 2018 10:57 pm
Forum: Featured Topics
Topic: Semiotics - Introduction
Replies: 15
Views: 1291

Re: Semiotics - Introduction

Anomaly654 My apologies for getting back to this so late - I have been in hospital for a few days - I am still not quite with it so I will make this post now and see what you think. We can change, refine and improve things as we go if need be. Thanks for your patience. A little side track: A lot of...