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Posts Tagged ‘General Ideas’

Thomas Aquinas: Moderate Realism and the Universals

Thomas Aquinas: Moderate Realism and the Universals

Topics: A. What the epistemological problem involves B. Objectivity of external sensations C. Real objectivity of abstract and general ideas - Universals D. The Via Media between Naive Realism and Idealism E. The nature of the mental synthesis F. Conclusion   A. What the epistemological problem involves It has been indicated [...]

The Aptitude And Taste Of Americans For General Ideas

The Aptitude And Taste Of Americans For General Ideas

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Chapter 3, Why The Americans Show More Aptitude And Taste For General Ideas Than Their Forefathers, The English THE deity does not regard the human race collectively. He surveys at one glance and severally all the beings of whom mankind is composed; and he discerns in each man the [...]