with regards to what is the ideal platform for such a dialogue is better abandoned and bluff calling such as an access denial has to be moved off the table.
(15) It's admittedly unclear whether the view would amount to nominalism or trivialism
, for the simple symmetry reason rehearsed earlier.
In order to avoid trivialism
, which is the position that all contradictions are true, the dialetheist needs to adopt some paraconsistent logic.
And this constitutes a strong a posteriori ground for rejecting trivialism
, that is, the incredible view that everything is true.
During the second half of our century the previously worldwide influential German contribution to philosophical thought represented by Hegel, Marx, or Heidegger, for example, withdrew into backwaters of logical, linguistic, or historical trivialism
. Ethics was rarely if ever discussed.
I conclude the paper with some reflections on the implications of this analysis for the plausibility of trivialism