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Consequently, every material substance is numerically unique because of its matter, and every form that is instantiated in a material substratum is numerically unique qua instantiated form or instance.
26) More had thought that the co-location of spiritual and material substances could overcome Descartes' problem of the interaction mind and body, but such a conception is riddled with conceptual problems.
There is no material substance to what you may have heard.
The first is the kind of motion which every material substance possesses as a concomitant of its existential constitution.
Altogether, Kant provided a world view within which science was itself a quest for certainty --but a quest appropriate only for "the inherently rational and immutable domain of material substance.
Associating popular Romanticism with tourism and materialism, Stana Nenadic discusses the commerce of romanticism in Scotland, underscoring that consumer objects lent material substance to romantic identity as in the case of Walter Scott.
Abbingdon-based TI Group said it had long maintained there was no material substance to the claim made against its Derbyshire-based Dowty Woodville Polymer business, and which related primarily to events occurring before the acquisition of Dowty Group by TI in 1992.
While Momaday does not desire to be known simply as an "Indian writer," he does understand that he is part of a constellation of Native storytellers in the United States and the Americas who have found a growing audience with their understanding of the layered nature of referential meaning and material substance, noumenon and phenomenon, as well as idea and thing.
Food in India is never merely a material substance of ingestion, nor only a transactional commodity.
Figure 3 shows the market share of various fibers, classified by both fiber aspect and material substance.
1045all-15 as distinguishing between [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] as the power of a substance to influence another and as the capacity of a material substance to receive a form, but the passage actually distinguishes between a being's potential to be changed by another and the power to resist being changed.
One would like to know, for example, what role the introduction of the notion of force played in making possible the theories of Kant and Boscovich; and whether (as I think) the seventeenth-century demise of Aristotelian form, and consequent troubles attending the notion of substance, help explain why questions on the unity of material substance in particular proved so intractable.