Re: Using METONYMS; was: O Duty (Was: "If")
|From:||Sally Caves <scaves@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, May 26, 1999, 16:15|
Herman Miller wrote:
> On Tue, 25 May 1999 10:10:15 -0400, John Cowan <cowan@...>
> >Herman Miller wrote:
> Perhaps "spiritualism" would be a better word? But even "spirit" is too
> ambiguous. The furry people don't share the belief in non-material entities
> inhabiting their bodies that a number of human religions assume. I'm too
> tired to remember if there is an English word with that definition.
Materialism, I believe, or even "radical materialism."