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" The Law of Causation, the recognition of which is the main pillar of inductive science, is but the familiar truth that invariability of succession is found by observation to obtain between every fact in nature and some other fact which has preceded It... "
Principles of Logic - Page 241
by George Hayward Joyce - 1916 - 431 pages
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British and Foreign Medico-chirurgical Review: Or, Quarterly ..., Volume 2

Medicine - 1848
...which is the main pillar of the inductive philosophy, is but the familiar truth that invariability of succession is found by observation to obtain between every fact in nature, and some other fact that has preceded it ;" so that " for every event there exists some combination of objects or events,...
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Lectures on the Nyáya Philosophy: Embracing the Text of the Tarka Sangraha

James Robert Ballantyne - Nyaya - 1849 - 59 pages
...is founded on the familiar truth, (as stated by Mill, — Logic, V. 1. p. 397), "that invariability of succession is found by observation to obtain between...nature and some other fact which has preceded it." Of two facts so related, that which precedes is termed the cause of the other. To prevent misconception,...
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Tarka-sangraha of Annam Bhaṭṭa, with a Hindí paraphrase and English version

Annambhaṭṭa, James Robert Ballantyne - Nyaya - 1851
...respect to the familiar truth* (as stated by Mill, — Logic, Vol. 1. p. 397,) "that iovariability of succession is found by observation to obtain between...nature and some other fact which has preceded it." Of two facts so related, that which precedes is termed the cause of the other. To prevent misconception,...
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The British Controversialist and Literary Magazine

Religion - 1857
...Mill, viz., " To certain facts certain facts always do, and, as we believe, will continue to, succeed. The invariable antecedent is termed the cause; the invariable consequent, the effect."* I may also strengthen my position by referring to the learned work of Mr. Karslake, who uses these...
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The Emancipation of Faith, Volume 1

Henri Édouard Schedel - Faith - 1858
...causation, which is the main pillar of inductive philosophy, is but the familiar truth, that invariability of succession is found by observation to obtain between...in nature and some other fact which has preceded it ; independency of all consideration respecting the ultimate mode of production of phenomena, and of...
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The North British Review, Volume 28

1858
...following startling assertion : — " The law of causation is but the familiar truth, that invariability of succession is found by observation to obtain between...nature and some other fact which has preceded it." This is a proposition which no one but Mr Mill ever considered to have " the rigorous universality...
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Histoire de la littérature anglaise, Volume 4

Hippolyte Taine - English literature - 1864
...recognition of which is the main pillar of inductive science, is but the familiar truth.thatinvariability of succession is found by observation to obtain between...nature and some other fact which has preceded it; independently of all consideration respecting the ultimate mode of production of phenomena, and of...
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The British Controversialist and Literary Magazine

Religion - 1864
...pillar of inductive science, is hot the familiar truth, that invariability of succession is fonnd, by observation, to obtain between every fact in nature, and some other fact which has preceded it." "To certain facts, certain facts always do, and, as we believe, will continue to, succeed. The invariable...
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Le Positivisme Anglais: Étude Sur Stuart Mill

Hippolyte Taine - Positivism - 1864 - 157 pages
...données, sont is the main pillar of inductive science, is but the familia r Iruth, that invariability of succession is found by observation to obtain between every fact in nature and soine other fact which bas preceded it ; indupendently of a'1 consideration respecting the ultinmte...
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The Baptist Quarterly, Volume 3

Lucius Edwin Smith, Henry Griggs Weston - Baptists - 1869
...in his treatise on Logic, defines the law of causation to be " the invariability of succession which is found by observation to obtain between every fact...nature and some other fact which has preceded it." So far from regarding this invariability of succession, (his principle of causality) as necessary,...
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