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Unformatted text preview: Knowledge is a function of seeing how things are related. Perceptions-Impressions o Sensation o Reflection-Ideas o Simple o Complex 1. Basic First Principle: a. That all our simple ideas in their first appearance are derivd from simple impressions, which are correspondent to them, and which they exactly represent. 2. Memory vs. Impressions a. Vivacity of ideas 3. Connection among ideas a. A gentle force which commonly prevails b. Laws of Association i. Remlance ii. Contiguity in time and place iii. Cause & Effect. 4. No abstract ideas a. But some ideas while particular in nature are general in representation b. How is this possible? c. We give one idea name and make it stand for many idea.s...
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This note was uploaded on 04/06/2008 for the course PHIL 1204 taught by Professor Jcpitt during the Fall '07 term at Virginia Tech.
- Fall '07