apperceive

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perceive in terms of a past experience

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This is to look directly at the values underlying the reasons another legal system does things a different way (abolishing the death penalty, for example--or prohibiting abortion on the grounds that it is murder, to take an equally good example), not in order to understand it as "information"--facts and data--but instead simply to see, apperceiving, that their value is right and ours is wrong.
This suggests that in Kant's explanatory framework apperception stands on a higher plane of generality than logical functions, leaving open the possibility of apperceiving beings with a differently constituted understanding than ours.