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Re: What do you think is necessary in order to have an excellentcomposition?
>> Let's take an example:-
>> "Already it transpires that rigid adherence to serial systems is not
>> exclusively considered to be a pre-requisite for good composition. "
>> hmmm.............true or false?
> That's easy...neither, if you follow and use the gist of my original
> response as a starting point (that's the premise for my response). The
> gist is that some statements are neither true nor false, because they
> aren't statements in the factual sense, only appear to be by syntax.
There's no logic here.
what are you saying?
That because some sentences are neither true or false you can blandly
apply that to any sentence?
As the opposite of that sentence is disproved by counter example, then
it has to be true. :-) Not only that, you provided a suitable counter
> you are free to use a different set of premises to support a different
> concusion....but then you wouldn't disputing my logic at that point,
> just my initial assumptions.
I'm disputing your conclusions.
So far you neither justified "aesthetic non-cognitivity", nor
demonstrated that it applied to composition.
> We are probably talking about diffrerent definitions of "objectivity"
> here. I am using the more formal and philosophical concept.
Don't think so, that looks ok to me.