Re: [-empyre-] My $37.93 worth... kfor ++ eu-gene

I would say the same for any binary division; there is always fuzzy logic
and most cultures deal with interpenetrations for example kabbalah.
Further x & not-x can equal a null set relative to x only - something I
worked on; you don't need absence, but can retain nomenclature as a trace.

For me the division A|B is similar to the notion that reading and writing
are 'linear' - yes, but only if so much is overlooked that the mirror
retains a skeletal caricature.

- Alan

On Sun, 30 May 2004, ben syverson wrote:

> On May 30, 2004, at 9:59 AM, Alan Sondheim wrote:
> > there goes yin and yang as well as shinto for example - I'd look at the
> > old work of Paul Carus for example or Ashton -
> but yin && yang are not binary divisions. The idea is that every being
> has elements of both; a continuous and infinite spectrum of influence.
> the reduction of a complex philosophy to a binary system is a product
> of *western* interpretation.
> - ben
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