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Unformatted text preview: : Contiguity, Similarity, Cause and Effect. But then shows that Causality really reduces to contiguity plus the human psychology of habit and expectancy. Hume’s fork : Only meaningful statements are statements of empirical fact or statements about “relations among ideas” (what Kant called “analytic” statements and what nowadays are called “tautologies”). The latter include: definitions, logical statements (p or not p), mathematical statements, and other statements that are true by virtue of the meanings of the words contained in them (“All widows are women”)....
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This note was uploaded on 08/12/2008 for the course PSY 387R taught by Professor Diehl during the Spring '07 term at University of Texas.
- Spring '07