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affirmed animal antecedent Archbishop Whately argument ascer ascertained assertion attri attributes axioms believe body butes called causation cause co-existence colour common conceive conception conclusion connoted consequent considered copula deductive definition denoted distinction doctrine duction effect ence equal essence evidence example exist experience expression fact feelings follow force generalisation genus ground idea implied inconceivable individual induction inference inquiry instance invariable kind known language Logic logicians major premise mark meaning men are mortal ment mental merely Method of Agreement Method of Difference mind mode mortal motion necessary object observed particular peculiar pheno phenomena phenomenon philosophers planets position possess predicate present principle produced proof properties proposition proved ratiocination reason relation resemblance result scientific sensations sense sequence signification Sir William Hamilton Socrates species stances substances supposed supposition syllogism term theory things thought tion true truth uniformity universal Whewell word
Page 485 - That gravity should be innate, inherent, and essential to matter, so that one body may act upon another at a distance, through a vacuum, without the mediation of...
Page 563 - Men, however, in a state of society, are still men ; their actions and passions are obedient to the laws of individual human nature. Men are not, when brought together, converted into another kind of substance, with different properties ; as hydrogen and oxygen are different from water, or as hydrogen, oxygen, carbon, and azote, are different from nerves, muscles, and tendons.
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Page 250 - If an instance in which the phenomenon under investigation occurs, and an instance in which it does not occur, have every circumstance in common save one, that one occurring only in the former; the circumstance in which alone the two instances differ is the effect, or the cause, or an indispensable part of the cause, of the phenomenon.
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