Body and Mind: A History and a Defense of Animism
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accept according action activity Animism appears argument association attempt become believe bodily body BOOK brain called causation cause century changes chapter claim complex conceive conception consciousness consists continuity course Demy 8vo determined difficulty direct distinct doctrine effect elements energy essential evidence evolution existence experience explanation fact feeling functions hand HISTORY human idea Illustrated imply important individual influence intelligible interaction involves kind knowledge living material matter meaning mechanical memory mental merely mind movements namely nature nerves nervous notion object organism Parallelism perception perhaps personality philosophers physical play position possible present principle problem processes psychical psycho-physical psychology purely question reality reason regarded rejection relation remains Second Edition seems sensation sense sensory simple soul spirit stream structure substance successive suggestion suppose things thinking Third Edition thought tion true universe whole
الصفحة 62 - But besides all that endless variety of ideas or objects of knowledge, there is likewise something which knows or perceives them, and exercises divers operations, as willing, imagining, remembering, about them. This perceiving, active being is what I call mind, spirit, soul, or myself.
الصفحة 63 - It is indeed an opinion strangely prevailing amongst men, that houses, mountains, rivers, and in a word all sensible objects, have an existence, natural or real, distinct from their being perceived by the understanding.
الصفحة 69 - Unluckily all these positive assertions are contrary to that very experience, which is pleaded for them, nor have we any idea of self, after the manner it is here explained. For from what impression could this idea be derived?
الصفحة 63 - Some truths there are so near and obvious to the mind, that a man need only open his eyes to see them. Such I take this important one to be, to wit, that all the choir of heaven and furniture of the earth, in a word all those bodies which compose the mighty frame of the world, have not any subsistence without a mind...
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الصفحة 67 - If we inquire into what the most accurate philosophers declare themselves to mean by material substance, we shall find them acknowledge they have no other meaning annexed to those sounds but the idea of Being in general, together with the relative notion of its supporting accidents. The general idea of Being appeareth to me the most abstract and incomprehensible of all other; and as for its supporting accidents, this, as we have just now observed, cannot be understood in the common sense of those...