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" ... the passage from the current to the needle, if not demonstrable, is thinkable, and that we entertain no doubt as to the final mechanical solution of the problem. But the passage from the physics of the brain to the corresponding facts of consciousness... "
Anti-theistic Theories: Being the Baird Lecture for 1877 - Page 172
by Robert Flint - 1894 - 555 pages
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Ignorance and Imagination : The Epistemic Origin of the Problem of ...

Research School of Social Sciences The Australian National University Daniel Stoljar Senior Fellow - Philosophy - 2006 - 262 pages
...physically," he draws attention to the following passage from the nineteenth-century scientist John Tyndall: Granted that a definite thought, and a definite molecular...us to pass, by a process of reasoning, from the one to the other. They appear together, but we do not know why. (Tyndall 1868; quoted in Block et al. 1997,...
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The Principles of Psychology, Volume 1

William James - Psychology - 2007 - 708 pages
...paragraph which has beea quoted so often that every one knows it by heart: "The passage from the physios of the brain to the corresponding facts of consciousness...enable us to pass, by a process of reasoning, from one to the other." I Or in this other passage : " We can trace the development of a nervous system...
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The Principles of Psychology, Volume 1

William James - Psychology - 2007 - 708 pages
...paragraph which has beea quoted so often that every one knows it by heart: "The passage from the physios of the brain to the corresponding facts of consciousness...enable us to pass, by a process of reasoning, from one to the other." I Or in this other passage : " We can trace the development of a nervous system...
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The Globe, Volumes 12-13

William Henry Thorne - 1902
...it a function of itself. Matter is not by any means a sufficient cause of mind; even Tyndall said: "The passage from the physics of the brain to the...thought and a definite molecular action in the brain occurs simultaneously, we do not possess the intellectual organ nor apparently any rudiment of an organ...
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