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  • nature 2 note 26
    is the same when we ask what is man as we would ask in virtue of what is this namely Socrates a human being Because namely in him the whatness

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  • nature 2 note 27
    Note 27 The question as to the what is it of the Essence itself remains The Essence itself is still not yet catallel Back to main text

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  • nature 2 note 29
    concerning the here and now individual semaphoront or said differently The termination delimitation and thus the individuality that goes with matter under terminated dimensions is the effect of the individuation of the subject This individuation of the subject took place by the information of prime matter by unterminated dimensions This informing is part of and is governed by the informing of prime matter by the substantial form All this ultimately results in terminated dimensions We can still explicate further Dimensive quantity considered as an accident inhering in its subject is individuated by the unterminated dimensions through the mediacy of the subject Dimensive quantity considered as unterminated means that the dimensions are terminated they always exist as terminated but only having one determination or another not having this determination And the variations in the determination are set within specific limits demanded by the Essence of the thing Unterminated dimensions so conceived is pure quantity and so quantity not considered as an accident inhering in this subject Only quantity as terminated dimensions is an accident inhering in this subject The principle of individuation as given here and involving terminated as well as unterminated dimensions allows for historical individuals as well as for here and now individuals to exist Thus the designation delimitation of matter that as such figures in the principle of individuation should not totally be fixed but it should be fixed disjunctim that is in a disjunctive way i e either totally determined in that direction or totally determined in this direction etc depending on the given state of the thing we re looking at Each such a state represents a here and now individual while the totality of these states of the same thing represents the historical individual And this is indeed satisfied by the above expounded principle of

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  • nature 2 note 30
    figure as initial state of the system Of course this 1 does not mean that the population started out with one individual The 1 is just a point on some scale which scale indicates the absolute number of individuals The

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  • nature 2 note 31
    dynamics Here p stands for population size m is the population growth factor and n is the inhibition factor dp dt is the rate of change of p in time The solution of this non linear equation reads where e is a mathematical constant This turns out to be an S shaped curve which shows the course of p in time starting at t k See D Arcy THOMPSON 1942

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  • nature 2 note 32
    Note 32 Whatever number raised to the power of 0 always results in 1 Proof 1 p q p q p q q p 0 Back to main text

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  • nature 2 note 33
    reality population dynamics does not generally proceed exponentially and thus not according to the dynamical law X n 1 32X n here given because of all kinds of limiting factors

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  • nature 2 note 35
    Note 35 The Categories are Substance 1st category Quantity 2nd category Quality 3rd category Etc Back to main text

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