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However, they have overlooked the fact that the common link to Poe's narratives is the ratiocinative, which indeed functions as the core aim in the poetics of Poe's narrative pieces.
Philosophers of mind, being largely bound by the ratiocinative and discursive methods they favour, typically fall short of offering an experience of the "other" of language in describing it.
Almost everything he thought and did had an if and a then as points of departure, deliberately positioned on the same ratiocinative plane.
Distinguishing between mind and consciousness, he defines mind as the ratiocinative on the conceptualization process (abstractive power) of the human intellect.
But note where Lilburn departs from the conventional view of seeing rationality as the highest human achievement: "The force of analytical inquiry, outside the sphere of its competence, is a kind of dissipation: it decays into 'chatter': the pursuit of questions it fosters becomes a 'scattering': the interior representation of noumenal things one seeks becomes a lowering; the ratiocinative impulse must be 'trod down' in this cloud of forgetting" (150).
Mill, John Stuart (1843) A System of Logic, Ratiocinative and Inductive.
It is possible we have to reconcile our pursuit of scientific truth--verifying every step of the way, imagining it, longing for it, even dreaming of it, spurring ourselves on with the current theory or available ratiocinative device, alert always for the dissolution of rigidities whose components re-form into new realities which will dissolve in their turn--with never actually attaining it.
Mill, John Stuart (1851), A System of Logic, Ratiocinative and Inductive, Being a Connected View of the Principles of Evidence, and the Methods of Scientific Investigation.
His Yemeni position is not a purely ratiocinative one and it extends knowledge and understanding beyond the confines of discourse (bahth) and reason to the non-propositional, intuitive (dhawq), immediate, and mystically disclosed (kashn.
His mystery stories, or his so-called ratiocinative fiction, also keep to a singular form, with the end in mind of immediate entertainment.
Acting the parts of Ibsen's spirited protagonists politicized Elizabeth Robins and had a profoundly ratiocinative impact on her consciousness.
1967), A System of Logic, Ratiocinative and Inductive: Being a Connected View of the Principles of Evidence and the Methods of Scientific Investigation, Longmans, London.