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Author Yehuda Atai wrote on Feb. 7, 2017 @ 21:43 GMT
Essay Abstract

This article explains how perception of the concreteness of the phenomenon occurs in general and in the human being in particular, itself a living concrete phenomenon. How does the perception of a phenomenon impress its existence on us, and ratify it for us as unique, continuous and concrete? Physicists such as Newton, Einstein, Bohr and others attributed the source of movement to physical forces (gravity and so on). These forces indeed act and have an effect, but they are not sufficient to explain the attributes of movement and how it comes about. Philosophers Synofzik Matthis, Vosgerau Gottfried and Newen Albert claim in Consciousness and Cognition: “I move, therefore I am”. I will show in a phenomenological approach that "movement", though it is the common denominator of all phenomena in space, does not itself suffice to explain the ratification of concreteness. Today, physics defines “movement” with four attributes—momentum, vector, mass-energy, and "time"—but to my mind each movement has up to twenty different attributes such as: behavior, character, matter, form, communication-language, memory and aims (purposes). I will show that already before a “movement” is chosen, the relation between two ontological existences “knows” and ratifies the two existents. The qualities of the attributes of the “movement” differ from one phenomenon (self-organization) to another, enabling each phenomenon to be unique in its existence. I will show how "movements" ratify for each other their concrete existence through their relations with one another, no less with two single movements than with the self-organization of the human being. Terms: Causality, duality, duration of reality, concreteness, principle of finitude, uniqueness, unity, multiplicity, meaning, relation, possibilities of action, movement, freedom of choice, attributes of movement, quality of movement, generator, generic platform, infogeneric knowledge, thought and self-organization.

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Degree in database analysis and statistics (University of Maryland, 1972) Operations research and systems analysis ( George Washington University, 1973) Doctorate in cybernetics and international finance (George Washington University, 1976) An assistant professor at Georgetown University, Washington, D.C, Pioneers in the field of broadband, development of multi-directional fast routing on modern wide transmission bandwidths. Publisher, an academic exegesis of the entire Hebrew Bible. A member of the Hebrew Writers' Association Atai's activity is focused on four main areas: philosophy (three published books to date), poetry (eight published books), publishing, and political and social/civil activism.

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Author Yehuda Atai wrote on Feb. 8, 2017 @ 10:26 GMT
Great! great!




John C Hodge wrote on Feb. 8, 2017 @ 12:43 GMT
How about "I change, therefore I am".

hodge

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Author Yehuda Atai replied on Feb. 8, 2017 @ 12:49 GMT
Dear John

only change is not suffice to evolve the self organization. Every existent is under continuous change. The self organization must ratify its existence as explained in the essay.

best

yehuda atai



Joe Fisher replied on Feb. 8, 2017 @ 16:27 GMT
Dear Professor Atai,

Please excuse me for I do not wish to be too critical of your fine essay.

Only nature could produce a reality so simple, a single cell amoeba could deal with it.

One real visible Universe must have only one reality. Simple natural reality has nothing to do with any abstract complex musings about imaginary invisible “Terms: Causality, duality, duration of reality, concreteness, principle of finitude, uniqueness, unity, multiplicity, meaning, relation, possibilities of action, movement, freedom of choice, attributes of movement, quality of movement, generator, generic platform, infogeneric knowledge, thought and self-organization.”

The real Universe must consist only of one unified visible infinite physical surface occurring in one infinite dimension, that am always illuminated by infinite non-surface light.

A more detailed explanation of natural reality can be found in my essay, SCORE ONE FOR SIMPLICITY. I do hope that you will read my essay and comment on its merit.

Joe Fisher, Realist

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Author Yehuda Atai replied on Feb. 13, 2017 @ 13:07 GMT
Dear Joe

Thanks for reading my essay.

I can vision a world that exists, real and ONE and with those philosophers that blend theological ideas with ontological human perception. Yes, your essay looks interesting and will read it in later days, not to mention ancient philosophers that perceived nature as One and not in movements and others.

best

yehuda atai




daniel kirshenboim wrote on Feb. 10, 2017 @ 22:28 GMT
Great article! thank you Yehuda.

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Author Yehuda Atai replied on Feb. 13, 2017 @ 07:23 GMT
Dear Daniel

Thanks

yehuda atai




Stephen I. Ternyik wrote on Feb. 12, 2017 @ 11:12 GMT
Congrats, a very interesting essay, concerning the WE, YOU and I. Identity formation is a motion product/process of mutual connections and con-firmations; this also can explain enmity and why G-d choose to create the human as being.Space and motion are ethical dimensions to develop the conscious human being by mutual inter-action. Best: stephen i. ternyik

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Author Yehuda Atai replied on Feb. 12, 2017 @ 14:13 GMT
Dear Stephen

See my post below.

best

yehuda



Author Yehuda Atai replied on Feb. 13, 2017 @ 19:49 GMT
Dear Stephen

I read your essay and thanks for the observations you made; though I see time not moving from past through the present into the future but as the rate of change between two or more existents. The occurrence of a phenomenon in space is not due to a causale process. Reality is possible and not predetermined or necessary. i.e.causality is a special case in the occurrence of the phenomenon. the essay does not explains the sustainability of the self organization through its continuous change. there are millions of life forms that do not exists in our time and millions new ones that are formed and I don't think we have to bring G_D to their formation., the space full of infinite relation s intrinsically posses the possibilities in the attributes of the movements.

thanks

yehuda atai




Author Yehuda Atai wrote on Feb. 12, 2017 @ 14:09 GMT
Dear Stephen

Since all existents are attribute of movements, there is no need to introduce G-D with the occurrence of phenomena. Life is a manifestation of spectrum of movements as I explained in the essay. The Bergson Duree is a combination of the principle of finiteness (each phenomenon has an end, its finite) and the Freedom of choice (principle of choice). These two principles create the endless Duration of movements while the phenomenon, the self organization, changes. AS such, Ethics is in our hands and our responsibility.

Thanks

best

yehuda




Satyavarapu Naga Parameswara Gupta wrote on Feb. 13, 2017 @ 09:32 GMT
Dear Yehuda Atai,

Thank you for such nice philosophical essay. Your words … in page 2… “I noticed through my meditations that every phenomenon has an end (finitude). From drinking a cup of coffee to building a house, from a flower to a butterfly, a star and a galaxy, all phenomena have an end. ” Dynamic Universe Model also says all these Galaxies will quench. See my essay please….

Similarly the concluding and starting words…“We are together , therefore I am” is a concept something like UGF, the universal gravitation force in Dynamic Universe Model…

Request you also to please have a look

Best

snp.gupta

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Author Yehuda Atai replied on Feb. 13, 2017 @ 20:31 GMT
Dear Snp.Gupta

Thanks for your response. I read your essay and I agree that "Universe

had an ability to reproduce Galaxies." as part of your conclusion . though I don't see time as you do. I see the causality operating as a spacial case in the occurrence of the phenomenon, and we are existences in a present continuous duration. the space is full of relationships with a potential movements. when a self organization chooses a movement (conscious or unconscious) it become a unique and subjective movement bound by the intrinsic and spacial state of the self organization, whether we are a "galaxy" a grain of sand or a human being.

I see space with no beginning or end. It is a space with infinite occurrence of phenomena with an end (finitude) to each of one of them.(and more as it explained in my essay)

All the best

yehuda atai




Steve Dufourny wrote on Feb. 15, 2017 @ 20:20 GMT
Hello Mr Atai,

I liked your general universalism.The uniquity after all is the singularity, and this singularity has created a physicality implying ^multiplicity.The altruism appears in a pure universal love.I asked me but why this infinite entropy above our physicality has created a system of optimisation of matter energy ,body mind soul evolution.Perhaps simply that this infinity, this eternity was alone and has wanted sharing this universal love, we are babies in evolutionb, we create the SPHERE :) We are all part and all equals after all.All linked in this universal boat...Thanks for sharing your thoughts and this general analyse .I am wishing you all the best in this contest.Regards

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Author Yehuda Atai replied on Feb. 16, 2017 @ 08:48 GMT
Dear Steve

Thanks for reading my essay and indeed uniquity is indeed singularity of the self organization but it is the only principle of the self organization. As stated in the essay all existents, self organizations, are uniqueness, unity in multiplicity.

Our uniqueness is due to the difference in the qualities of our attribute of movement.

Thanks again

yehuda atai



Author Yehuda Atai replied on Feb. 16, 2017 @ 08:53 GMT
Dear steve

In my post above to you it should be read: "but it is NOT the only principle of the self organization".

thanks

yehuda atai



Steve Dufourny replied on Feb. 16, 2017 @ 11:19 GMT
You are welcome,with pleasure, I am always happy to this universalism, general and the real understanding of what is this infinite entropy above our understanding that we name God.

:) "humanity is like a rainbow, a diversity of colors unified, united in light"

"it is difficult to turn off a big fire with one water drop, nevertheless a whole of drops makes the Ocean."

all linked since the begining and all in tyhe same boat towards eternity ,entropical ....we create the paradise in fact,we are still so youngs, we are still babies Inside this SPHERE in spherisation of matter energy souls by quant and cosm 3D Sphères :) they turn so they are after all ....Take care and all the best Mr Atai

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Peter Jackson wrote on Feb. 19, 2017 @ 21:36 GMT
Yehuda,

A very interesting and rather unique essay, nicely written and, for me, with many agreeable philosophical concepts. A few favourite lines;;

..show in a phenomenological approach that "movement", though it is the common denominator of all phenomena in space, does not itself suffice to explain the ratification of concreteness..

.....all tried to define and verify the concrete, but they too stayed within a causal and dualistic perception, yielding an inadequate account of the concrete.

..'memory reservoirs'

..The brain, as the central organ of memory, has the important role of preserving information and updating all its contexts.

..The sources of thought are to be found in various activities of retrieval and recycling information from one of the memory reservoirs, particularly relational information, in accord with circumstances.
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In particular regarding; "Properties shared by all phenomena; finitude, uniqueness, unity and multiplicity I have written on these matters, in particular identifying a 're-ionization mechanism involving recycling of most all galaxy material, giving a pattern and asymmetries which seem also to match the CMB peculiarities at the biggest scale.

I find your score of 1 impossible to rationalise and quite ridiculous, but there are trolls around as I had two 1's myself early on! A proper score now coming to yours. I do hope you'll read, appreciate and score my quite ambitious offering too.

Best of luck.

Peter

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Author Yehuda Atai wrote on Feb. 20, 2017 @ 06:11 GMT
Dear Peter

Thanks for your comments and reading my essay.

I will gladly read your essay and hope for wide exposure for our articles.

Thanks again

yehuda atai




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