Tag: natural state

Philosophic Dimensions

Dualism – separate reality for soul One pole – atheist Other pole – belief in a personal god Mid-way – deist – unexplained first cause Natural State – man’s natural predisposition One pole – man is inherently good Other pole – man is inherently selfish Mid-way – man is only selfish until his survival needs…

Briggs-Myers for Philosophy

Is it possible to span the philosophy space by a small number of vectors? This probably has lots of holes in it, but for starters here’s three dimensions. Belief in a Soul.  Separate from the physical world.  Dualism Natural State.  One extreme is Eden, the other is ‘short, nasty, and brutish’ Blank Slate.  From strict…