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A very important characteristic regarding attributes is established in 2P7 and its scholium, which is sometimes referred to in the literature as the “parallelism doctrine.”
"Of course the scholium was the real achievement -- but you threw up an installation in record time, too, it seems to me."
The same thing is related (in a well-known 'scholium') to have been done by Apolinarius and Theodore of Mopsuestia.
Then came nepenthe and scholium, aleatoric and consuetude.
It is thus advisable to stay clear of it and simply refer to this doctrine as “2P7 and its scholium.”
Gueroult, in order to account for the professed identity between modes of different attributes in 2P7 and its scholium, considers 1P28 which states:
The general description of 2P7 and its scholium is discussed above in Section 1.6.
Therefore, the understanding of the nature of the union of mind and body depends on one's interpretation of Spinoza's theory of attributes and 2P7 and its scholium in particular.
Spinoza explains this proposition in the scholium:
Finally, and perhaps most importantly, given the holistic and systematic nature of Spinoza's metaphysics and the central role attributes play in it, the article points out how the different interpretative options on one issue bear on others (e.g. the number of attributes and the understanding of 2P7 and its scholium).