Mind Mathematics

A philosophy of mind

Photo by Jr Korpa on Unsplash
Photo by Jr Korpa on Unsplash

It looks like we can add minds. One mind plus another mind adds up to two minds. But any other mind arithmetic, and mathematics in general, end here, and there. One mind minus another mind makes no sense. And it is the same for one mind divided by another mind, which is surely not one. Multiplication of minds fares no better, since a mind-squared can only work if both minds are equal, and no two…

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Patrick M. Ohana

Patrick M. Ohana

A medical writer who reads & writes fiction & some nonfiction, although the latter may appear at times like the former. https://patrick-m-ohana.anthi-and-m.com