“Was not their mistake once more bred of the life of slavery that they had been living?—a life which was always looking upon everything, except mankind, animate and inanimate—‘nature,’ as people used to call it—as one thing, and mankind as another, it was natural to people thinking in this way, that they should try to make ‘nature’ their slave, since they thought ‘nature’ was something outside them” — William Morris

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Harman on the Philosophical State of Play

I really like his characterization, riffing on a French post. One thing that appeals for sure about OOO for me is that it ends a certain poverty mentality where we Brits and Yanks await the next noteless French styling mousse.

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