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Contingency, Necessity and the Final Absolute:

Expanding on my summary of Ray Brassier’s Remarks on Subtractive Ontology and Thinking Capital here are some further related observations on aleatory rationalism, drawing on Elie Ayache’s account of how the option ‘science’ of the derivatives trading comes to¬† hypostasize … Continue reading

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Hume, Hyper-Chaos and Contingency

“That the sun will not rise to-morrow is no less intelligible a proposition, and implies no more contradiction, than the affirmation, that it will rise.” – David Hume My understanding of Hume is via Deleuze who has an idiosyncratic reading. … Continue reading

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