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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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The Evidences of Natural Religion & the Truths Established Thereby

Charles McArthur - Natural theology - 1882 - 156 pages
...cause. " This," observes John Stuart Mill, "is the main pillar of inductive philosophy. Invariability of succession is found by observation to obtain between...nature and some other fact which has preceded it. To certain facts, certain facts always do and, as we believe, always will succeed. The invariable antecedent...
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A Treatise on the Augustinian Doctrine of Predestination

James Bowling Mozley - Predestination - 1883 - 409 pages
...succession .... 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. And the universality of the law consists in this, that every consequent is connected in this manner...
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Human Psychology (First Division).: The Intellect: an Introduction to Philosophy

Intellect - 1884 - 212 pages
...says in his Logic: "To certain facts, certain facts always do and as we believe always will succeed. The invariable antecedent is termed the cause, the invariable consequent the effect." Now this invariability must have a ground or reason, and no ground for it can be conceived except reality...
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Human Psychology: An Introduction to Philosophy. Being a Brief ..., Volume 1

Psychology - 1884
...says in his Logic: "To certain facts, certain facts always do and as we believe always will succeed. The invariable antecedent is termed the cause, the invariable consequent the effect." Now this invariability must have a ground or reason, and no ground for it can be conceived except reality...
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The Human Intellect: With an Introduction Upon Psychology and the Soul

Noah Porter - Intellect - 1886 - 673 pages
...preceded It." * * " To certain facts, certain facts always do and as we believe nlways will succeed. The invariable antecedent is termed the cause ; the invariable consequent, the effect ; and the universality of the law of causation consist» in this, that every consequent is ronnoctcd...
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Chamber's Encyclopaedia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge, Volume 3

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1889
...of Nature : ' the familiar truth that invariability of succession is found by observation to obtaia between every fact in nature and some other fact which has preceded it.' This principle, which is assumed in every scientific induction, is itself held to be the generalisation...
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Chamber's encyclopaedia: a dictionary of universal knowledge, Volume 3

Reference - 1890
...made a consequence of the Law of the Uniformity of Nature : ' the familiar truth that invariability of succession is found by observation to obtain between...nature and some other fact which has preceded it. ' This principle, which is assumed in every scientific induction, is itself held to be the generalisation...
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The Elements of Intellectual Science: A Manual for Schools and Colleges ...

Noah Porter - Intellect - 1890 - 565 pages
...of which is the main pillar of inductive philosophy, is bnt the familiar truth, that invariability of succession is found by observation to obtain between...nature and some other fact which has preceded it." * * " To certain facts, certain facts always do and as we believe always will succeed. The invariable...
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The Elements of Intellectual Science: A Manual for Schools and Colleges ...

Noah Porter - Intellect - 1890 - 565 pages
...of which is the main pillar of 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 which ha» preceded it." • • " To certain facts, certain facts always do and as we believe always will...
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The Theory of Inference

Henry Hughes - Inference - 1894 - 256 pages
...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...nature and some other fact which has preceded it, independently of all considerations respecting the ultimate mode of production of phenomena, and of...
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