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Brian Lubnow 11:15-12:05 Hume Reading #1 Summary Book 1 of Hume’s Treatise of Human Nature mainly involved the difference in types of thought. He divided thoughts into two groups, impressions and ideas. Impressions are the thoughts that come directly from the senses, and are more lively, vivid, and forceful that ideas. Ideas are the faint, distinct thoughts about impressions, also known as memories. He then
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Unformatted text preview: continued to break down impressions and ideas into simple and complex. He then continued to discuss the way that we connect thoughts. He determined that there were three ways that we accomplish this. They are by resemblance, contiguity, and cause and effect....
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