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  • Hence the chronicler makes no secret of his antecedents, nor did they interfere with his career.
  • Accordingly, in tracing the antecedents of the modern philosophic doctrine we shall have to glance at most of the principal systems of cosmology, ancient and modern.
  • We see how different this metaphysical conception is from that scientific notion of cosmic evolution in which the lower stages are the antecedents and conditions of the higher.
  • Whately defined it as "a conditional syllogism with two or more antecedents in the major and a disjunctive minor."
  • As a general rule, no man can be completely dissevered from his national antecedents and 1 See Diihring, Kritische Ges.

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