Animal rights philosophers are positing a problem that might have no practical solution.
It is merely the positing of a thing, or of certain determinations in it.
The pure ego is inferred from the fact that the non-ego is realized only in the act of the ego in positing it.
But this posited object is nothing other than the positing subject.
For its exclusion is the positing of its contrary, or it posits itself thereby as manifold.
Where is the necessity of positing the same thing twice, of having it twice?
First in the positing of what is other than himself, of the world, does God posit himself as God.
If the ego be pure activity, free activity, it can only become aware of itself by positing some limit.
Instead of positing a purely fictitious process, the process which it alleges proves to be one actually going on around us.
Logic has to do with the processes of thought; with the positing of premises and the drawing of the conclusion.