The figure of the defiant hero, whose presence is establishable
in a good number of Nigerian narratives, including The Interpreters (SOYINKA, 1972) and The Famished Road (OKRI, 1992), is one of them.
The footnote accompanying this statement again points us to passages in Spinoza's Critique of Religion, this time to passages arguing that the positive or scientific mind rests on a "will," not on an establishable
progress of consciousness, at least in the case of the Spinozistic Enlightenment.
If this occurs, it is usually the case that an establishable
paradigm will have developed that will have associated with it recognizable patterns of behaviour.
If the foregoing criticisms are correct then even if Peacocke could somehow single out a priori the Natural Selection explanation as the one that best reduces complexity with respect to the occurrence of perceptual states (10) (premise (5)), the inference to its being the most likely (premise (6)), will be mediated by (4), which itself depends on (2), and, as we have argued, he hasn't shown (2) to be establishable
The bibliography of his writings shows that his range is much wider than runology, though that is itself a wide-ranging subject on which not many scholars have written with such good sense and care for establishable
truth as he.
It is only to say that its actual truth is establishable
in a special way.
The present a priori advantage, if it is one, is simply an advantage of any a priori statement over any empirical one: the former, but not the latter, is establishable
with certainty and cannot be refuted by experience.
To find "heterogeneity" in musical identity is an easily establishable
matter in the case of much jazz, more so today in light of the proliferation of digital sampling in hip hop and the numerous, overlapping, and often ambivalently contradictory texts enacted in hip-hop performance.
Or, to pose a related question from a slightly different perspective, is Jesus' resurrection part of the historically establishable
ground of faith, or is it to be classified as an object of faith which is not part of that historically recognizable foundation?
They observe, sometimes haltingly and blushingly, that after all it is by no means establishable
on grounds of evidence and logic that there is any virtue in being humanitarian.