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Leviathan
  • Bandtyp: Häftad
  • Språk: Engelska
  • Utgiven: 201810
  • Antal sidor: 398
  • Vikt i gram: 916
  • ISBN10:1728634369
  • ISBN13:9781728634364

Leviathan

(Häftad)
Beskrivning:

CHAPTER I. OF SENSEConcerning the Thoughts of man, I will consider them first Singly, andafterwards in Trayne, or dependance upon one another. Singly, theyare every one a Representation or Apparence, of some quality, or otherAccident of a body without us; which is commonly called an Object. WhichObject worketh on the Eyes, Eares, and other parts of mans body; and bydiversity of working, produceth diversity of Apparences.The Originall of them all, is that which we call Sense; (For there isno conception in a mans mind, which hath not at first, totally, or byparts, been begotten upon the organs of Sense.) The rest are derivedfrom that originall.To know the naturall cause of Sense, is not very necessary to thebusiness now in hand; and I have els-where written of the same at large.Nevertheless, to fill each part of my present method, I will brieflydeliver the same in this place.The cause of Sense, is the Externall Body, or Object, which presseth theorgan proper to each Sense, either immediatly, as in the Tast and Touch;or mediately, as in Seeing, Hearing, and Smelling: which pressure, bythe mediation of Nerves, and other strings, and membranes of the body, continued inwards to the Brain, and Heart, causeth there a resistance, or counter-pressure, or endeavour of the heart, to deliver it self: which endeavour because Outward, seemeth to be some matter without. Andthis Seeming, or Fancy, is that which men call sense; and consiste

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