Truth & Error or the Science of Intellection by John Wesley Powell

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In the following chapters an attempt will be made to show that we know much about matter, and although we do not know all, all we. Free 2-day shipping. Buy Truth and Error: Or the Science of Intellection () or the Science of Intellection () at Get this from a library.

Truth and error; or, The science of intellection. [John Wesley Powell]. Science is the name which mankind has agreed to call this knowledge of realities, and error is the name which mankind has agreed to give to all fallacies.

Thus it is that certitudes are directly founded upon realities; and fallacies alike all refer to realities. This work was published before January 1,and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least years ago. CHAPTER XIV SENSATION [].

We must here recall the distinction between feeling and sensation set forth in a former chapter. Feeling is cognition of effect upon self and gives rise to the emotions, while sensation is the cognition of the external cause of a sense impression and gives rise to intellection.

In mathematics, the science of verification is space reduced to number; motion is reduced to space, and then to number; and, finally, time is reduced to motion, and motion to space, and space to number; and all of these conventional reductions are accomplished by the device of measure.

Science has demonstrated that motion cannot be created or destroyed. Mind, therefore, cannot create motion but only direct it.

Mind directs the motion of the body by directing the motion of the organs of locomotion, and these are directed by the device of opposing muscles—the one being contracted and the other relaxed. Truth and error; or, The science of intellection by Powell, John Wesley, Pages: Truth and Error: Or the Science of Intellection () Autor John Wesley Powell This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

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Here is an abridged and augmented excerpt (how’s that!) from Uncertainty’s Chapter 3. There is no knowledge more certain than that provided by induction. Without induction, no argument could, as they say, get off the ground floor; this is because induction provides that ground floor.

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To eliminate it from science would mean nothing less than to deprive science of the power to decide the truth or falsity of its theories. Without it, clearly, science would no longer have the right to distinguish its theories from the fanciful and arbitrary creations of the poet’s mind.”.

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