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7. Potentiality

We now come to the counterpart in our process logic of the dispositions or powers that we saw in chapter 2 were necessary to describe physical changes. The changes being considered here fall under the general category of `actualising', whereby a new actual entity comes to exist.


Prof Ian Thompson


Author: I.J. Thompson (except as stated)