Parameters of dualism

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Dualism is the mental position regarding non-physical, body or mind that is non-identical. It observes that the mind is a non-physical substance; relating to the self-awareness and consciousness that is separate from the brain as the crown of intelligence. Descartes developed the mind-body duality theory as is known today. There are different types of mind-body dualism. The ontological dualism can be divided into three different types; substance, property and predicate dualism.

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Cartesian Dualism; what is the nature of Reality(Author's Name)(Institution Affiliation)Dualism is the mental position regarding non-physical, body or mind that is non-identical. It observes that the mind is a non-physical substance; relating to the self-awareness and consciousness that is separate from the brain as the crown of intelligence. Descartes developed the mind-body duality theory as is known today. There are different types of mind-body dualism. The ontological dualism can be divided into three different types; substance, property and predicate dualism. Cartesian dualism, also known as substance dualism is the philosophy based upon two kinds of foundation, being the mind and body. It ascribes to the thought that the mind cannot exist without the body, and without the mind, the body cannot think. It coincides with the religious

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