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Revised Chapter 4 Questions

Posted by Allison Trzop on October 7, 2003 at 13:56:37:

In Reply to: Chapter 4 Questions posted by Allison Trzop on September 30, 2003 at 19:35:10:

: Harry thinks thoughts are more real than things because, "When things aren't around, we can't be sure they're still there, but our thoughts we always carry with us." Do you think Harry's right?

: Harry can't make his thoughts disappear, can you make a thought disappear? Can you make all of your thoughts disappear?

: Harry thinks about thinking a lot. Is he a philosopher? Who is a philosopher?

: Harry says, "If we think about electricity, we can understand it better, but when we think about thinking, we seem to understand ourselves better." Have you ever thought about thinking and then understood yourself better? Have you understood other people better?


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