Ontological categories

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There are multiple ways to categorize all ontological entities 1. The diagram below shows one such attempt emphasizing objects/things, and deemphasizing properties, relations etc.

Diagram incorporate previous philosophical work in this area by using meta categories (or groups of categories) of Kant's phenomena/noumena distinction 2 and Searle's ontological objectivity/subjectivity 3 4.

Ontological categories

  1. " Categories (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy) ". Retrieved on 12/11/2021.

  2. Wikipedia article Phenomenon. Retrieved on 12/11/2021.

  3. "After the End of Truth Part 1: John Searle defends Objective Truth » IAI TV". Retrieved on 12/11/2021.

  4. "Ontological objectivity". Ideaverse. Retrieved on 12/11/2021.

Last updated on 12/11/2021


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