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Engagement, Invulnerability, and Dissatisfaction

Barry Stroud

in The Quest for Reality

Published in print April 2002 | ISBN: 9780195151886
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780199867189 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0195151887.003.0009
 Engagement, Invulnerability, and Dissatisfaction

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Argues that the goals of the investigation into the relation between colours and independent reality lead to dissatisfaction. This arises because the metaphysical question cannot be fully answered. Objectivity and subjectivity are both seen as approaches which are not fully applicable to the question of the relation between colours and independent objective reality.

Keywords: Colour; Dissatisfaction; Objectivity; Reality; Subjectivity

Chapter.  8633 words. 

Subjects: Metaphysics

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