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Re: [existlist] Women's Issues MARK What really matters (existentialism)

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  • Bill Harris
    Sue, I agree. Bill ... From: Sue McPherson To: Sent: Friday, March 28, 2003 9:37 AM Subject: Re:
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      Sue, I agree. Bill
      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "Sue McPherson" <sue@...>
      To: <existlist@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Friday, March 28, 2003 9:37 AM
      Subject: Re: [existlist] Women's Issues MARK What really matters
      (existentialism)


      > You misunderstand, Bill. You have taken my response
      > out of context. If you read Mark's post, in it he talks
      > about knowing nothing or very little, and then demands,
      > "Enlighten me".
      >
      > I repeat, my purpose here is not simply to "enlighten Mark",
      > or anybody else. This is a two-way street. We learn from
      > each other in the process of talking about issues or theories,
      > whatever. If a person wants to be enlightened, they don't
      > just take a passive stance and expect knowledge to inflitrate
      > their brain. They have to work at it.
      >
      > Sue McPherson
      >
      >
      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: "Bill Harris" <valleywestdental@...>
      > To: <existlist@yahoogroups.com>
      > Sent: Friday, March 28, 2003 3:27 PM
      > Subject: Re: [existlist] Women's Issues MARK What really matters
      > (existentialism)
      >
      >
      > > Sue, Excuse the interruption of your conversation with Lorna. I was
      put
      > in
      > > mind of the situation of the early existentialists who , as academics
      or
      > > writers, shared a conversational life in the cafes or academic
      lounges.
      > > We are afforded only this one media and therefore must mingle the more
      > > formal ideology with the mundane transmissions of human interchange. I
      > > think both modes necessary for the exchange of ideas. Bill
      > > ----- Original Message -----
      > > From: "Sue McPherson" <sue@...>
      > > To: <existlist@yahoogroups.com>
      > > Sent: Thursday, March 27, 2003 5:09 PM
      > > Subject: Re: [existlist] Women's Issues MARK What really matters
      > > (existentialism)
      > >
      > >
      > > > My purpose here is not to enlighten you. It is
      > > > your purpose to seek enlightenment. As opportunities
      > > > arise, I will try to do so, but you, too, have to watch
      > > > for opportunities to give your pont of view, or to ask
      > > > specific questions. But do read more widely, while
      > > > you are waiting.
      > > >
      > > > Sue McPherson
      > > >
      > > > ----- Original Message -----
      > > > From: "Mark and Bev Tindall" <tindall@...>
      > > > To: <existlist@yahoogroups.com>
      > > > Sent: Thursday, March 27, 2003 9:46 PM
      > > > Subject: Re: [existlist] MARK What really matters (existentialism)
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > > Sue wrote:
      > > > >
      > > > > > Then you haven't actually studied this
      > > > > > subject - 'women, home and work' ?
      > > > >
      > > > > Not at tertiary level ... no.
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > > > But you do say you are speaking from
      > > > > > your own experience?
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > > I'm a male and me. What else can I do? I cannot talk from your
      > > > experience.
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > > > So does that mean you yourself look upon > women who do not have a
      > > > position in the
      > > > > > workplace as being inferior?
      > > > >
      > > > > No. Non sequitor.
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > > > The entire situation is more complicated > than your meagre
      insights
      > > > suggest.
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > > Then enlighten me.
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > > Mark
      > > > >
      > > > > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
      > > > >
      > > > >
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