Different Meanings of Prehension

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Dr. King outlines the different meanings of "prehension" in Alfred North Whitehead's books Science and the Modern World and Process and Reality.

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Different Meanings of Prehension
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Different meanings of Prehension: In SMW prehension is an event [prehended?] and is therefore an actual occasion. In PR it is the relation holiday between events which [prehend?] One another and is specifically differentiated from an actual occasion.
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