Communication Activity #7
In this communication activity the task is to
apply what you have gained from the reading of Richard Taylor's
Essay "Polarity" to your your own and other people's
Step 1: Read Polarity carefully and work to understand
the claims given as clearly as you can. Pay particular attention
to the ways in which polarity do (or don't) operate in your
own thinking and in the thinking of others that you are familiar
Step 2: Post a message to the CA#7 Forum in which
you describe how polarity is or is not a feature of your belief
system and philosophical framework. be as detailed and clear
as you can in this. make plain what the poles are and what problems
they give rise to.
Step 3: Read at least four messages posted by
other members of the class. Reply to three of these with messages
in which you compare your own expercines in thinking about Taylor's
essay and it's subject-matter.
Step 4: Read and respond to the messages posted
as replies to yours. At this point in the course you should
be able to engage in a sustained dicusssion about such matters.
please do so here.