[Wittrs] Re: Wittgenstein's Aesthetics Has Broad Application

  • From: "SWM" <SWMirsky@xxxxxxx>
  • To: wittrsamr@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 17 Mar 2010 02:21:03 -0000

--- In Wittrs@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "iro3isdx" <xznwrjnk-evca@...> wrote:

> --- In Wittrs@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "SWM" <SWMirsky@> wrote:
>
>
> > One of the things I've seen is that even when a logical argument in
> > syllogistic form is presented, it is very hard to convince anyone
> > of what is shown if they don't already believe the conclusion OR
> > have no commitment one way or the other!
>
> That is because the disagreement is usually over the premises,  and not
> over the inference from the premises.
>
> Regards,
> Neil
>

Sometimes. I'm not sure that's the whole answer though. -- SWM

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