John Doe (student name goes here)
American Public University (school name here)
Philosophy (Course name goes here)
In this short response, the argument of material monism will be defended. One of the oldest philosophical problems concerns the nature of reality. What is reality? The first philosophers who thought about this problem rejected mythological stories to account for what makes up reality as we know it. For example, stories of creation were rejected in favor of the argument that could substantiate a claim about the ontological nature of reality itself. The earliest philosophical approaches to reality were constructed according to what has been called monism. Monism Continue reading...