Modal ontological argument-
(P1) It is possible that God exists.
(P2) God is not a contingent being, i.e., either it is not possible that God exists, or it is necessary that God exists.
(C1) Hence, it is necessary that God exists.
(C2) Hence, God exists.
Dualism:the theory that the mental and the physical—or mind and body or mind and brain—are, in some sense, radically different kinds of thing
Substance: a bearer of properties capable of undergoing change(Thanks to popculturepooka)
BOP is shared, with the Negative/Con arguing for Physicalism.
No semantic arguments.
No intentionally fallacious arguments.  ...
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1. Drops will count as concessions.
2. Semantic or abusive arguments will not be counted.
3. New arguments brought in the last round will not be counted.
4. R1 is for acceptance/clarification. Argumentation begins in R2.
First round is for acceptance only.
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