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Epic ratio – network visualisation

Jan 19 2019: students of Covington Catholic High School in Kentucky are filmed jeering at and blocking the path of...

Layouts for network visualisation four – tweet network

Layouts for network visualisation four – tweet network

(prior layouts are the account network, relations network, and semantic co-occurrence network layouts) The fourth and final layout for visualisation...

7 questions relating to the existence of possible worlds

7 questions relating to the existence of possible worlds

1. To make a case that possible worlds exist, in what ways can they be accounted for. 2. Is the...

Defining Propaganda: criteria and examples

Defining Propaganda: criteria and examples

The term ‘propaganda’ has negative connotations in modern communications, meaning that it sometimes seems to equate to ‘bad’ or ‘unethical’...

backwards-branching time and fictive Socrates

backwards-branching time and fictive Socrates

implications for Plato. ..if statements about some particular, necessary past are True and statements about alternatives False, then Plato, in...

Notes on time

Notes on time

  Questions on time Is time finite in extent or infinite? Is it parcels at the ‘shortest duration’ or continuous,...

Genesis (agnostic variant)

Genesis (agnostic variant)

In the beginning was the word or it was quiet, or disquiet, or a singularity, or an infinite sequence of...

A bare bones typology of atheisms

A bare bones typology of atheisms

Fundamentalist atheism an ideology grounded in the belief that without doubt there exist no deities, by any definition that might...

A theology of doubt

A theology of doubt

In general doubt’s my truth, and might be the only thing I don’t doubt (though I doubt I doubt enough,...

Why outrage is justified (and ‘harsher policy’ poll questionable)

Why outrage is justified (and ‘harsher policy’ poll questionable)

Two reasons we have right to feel outraged (even while culpable as citizens and ashamed). First, we cannot vote with...