The System of Mental Philosophy

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1885. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... fined to beauty and sublimi-ty, 137; not fixed, 138; foun-dation of progress, 138; di-vine and human, 139. Imagination, defined, 127; dis-tinguished from fancy, 129; spontaneous and reflective, 131; remark of Coleridge, 131; not always fiction, not confined to poetry, 134; law of taste concerning, 134; source of ideals, 136; with-out taste, 140; productions of, 140; how improved, 141. Imitation, principle of, 234. Infidelity, its basis, 27, 58. Infinite, the idea of distinct, 12; implied by the finite, 13. Induction, in respect to facts of mind, 1; of phenomena, 167; for classification, 168. Intellect, relates to thought, 6; not a compound, 7; phenom-ena of, classified, 8; in brutes, 178. Intelligence, relation to the qualities of matter, 49; in brutes, 178. Intention, moral character of, 276. Intuitions, validity of, 65. Investigation and reason, 166; laws of, 169. J. Jealousy, 251. Judgment, defined, 71; acts of, classified, 72; quantity of, 72; quality of, 72; relations of, 73; modality of, 73; intuitive and deductive, 74; empirical and rational, 74; character-istic of, 75; incompatible, 77; in abstraction, 77; inferred, 84; how improved, 93; and understanding confused, 93. Justice, love of, 242. K. Kant, his idea of substance, 34, 58; a priori knowledge, 59. Kindred, love of, 220. Knowledge, direct and implied, 21-24; direct prior to im-plied, 23; direct or by per-ception classified, 24; imme-diate and mediate defined, 30; by consciousness direct and valid, 31; implies an ob-ject and a subject, 45; repre-sentative and presentative, 48; of matter, 49; validity of, 58; a priori, 59; love of, 231. ju Law, idea of, 158; objective and subjective, 158; antecedent of, 159; discovery of univer-sal, 171. Liberty, idea of, 150; in act of will, 150; antecedent of, 150;...