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Stump's example of a mother who "finds herself assenting, whether she wants to do so or not, to the proposition that the judge dislikes her son's performance" is not an example of seeing, but of strong opinion, akin to demon faith.
Furthermore, the process of assenting to an impression (12) is not something that necessarily takes place within an instant, and it is precisely the distinctive feature of rational beings to be able to refrain from immediately (euthus) assenting to an impression (13): while the rest of living beings operate in a fully automatic manner, responding to external stimuli in a predictable and generic way, the mental operations of a rational being are mediated by acts of assent that express their epistemic and moral disposition at the same time.
'NANS is, however, appreciating President Buhari for finally assenting to the NOUN Amendment bill into an Act.
He, however, commended President Muhammadu Buhari and the National Assembly for passage and assenting into law the Not Too Young To Run bill, while also urging Buhari to ensure that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is strengthened in order to deliver free, fair and credible elections in the country.