In this first lecture I shall be concerned to refute a theory which is widely held, and which I formerly held myself: the theory that the essence of everything mental is a certain quite peculiar something called "consciousness," conceived either as a relation to objects, or as a pervading quality of psychical phenomena.
For the moment, I am merely concerned to note that perception of objects is one of the most obvious examples of what is called "consciousness." We are "conscious" of anything that we perceive.
If I set to work to recall what I did this morning, that is a form of consciousness different from perception, since it is concerned with the past.
The view here expressed, that relation to an object is an ultimate irreducible characteristic of mental phenomena, is one which I shall be concerned to combat.
The next point of criticism concerns the relation of content and object.
How differently did everything now appear in which he was concerned! His attentions to Miss King were now the consequence of views solely and hatefully mercenary; and the mediocrity of her fortune proved no longer the moderation of his wishes, but his eagerness to grasp at anything.
Pleased with the preference of one, and offended by the neglect of the other, on the very beginning of our acquaintance, I have courted prepossession and ignorance, and driven reason away, where either were concerned. Till this moment I never knew myself."
"Yes, madame, here I have a right to do so, for it concerns Monsieur d'Artagnan d'Artagnan," he repeated, in such a manner as to bow the regal brow with recollections of the weak and erring woman.
"Monsieur d'Artagnan never made such an answer as that when the service of your majesty was concerned," said Athos, bowing with great dignity.
So far as I am concerned
, I am willing to say there was no quarrel.
The National Capital Region (NCR) had the lowest level of concern
, with 11 percent, while the highest level of concern
was in Socksargen with 67 percent.
Filipinos have varying concerns
on drought as Philippines experiences El Nintildeo study !-- -- Patricia Lourdes Viray (philstar.com) - March 15, 2019 - 12:20pm MANILA, Philippines As the Philippines experiences El Nintildeo, Filipinos have varying levels of concern
on drought, according to a study by the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative (HHI).
Police have identified 32 towns and cities and 50 villages in Calabarzon (Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal and Quezon) as areas of concern
in the May 14 village and youth council elections.
About a third of users report this high a level of concern
about internet viruses (36%) and unsolicited messages or ads sent through spam email or appearing on their page, usually to try to sell them something (33%).
NAME: Bod Hyfryd LOCAL AUTHORITY: Flintshire SERVICE: Adult care home with nursing PATHWAY TO SERVICE OF CONCERN
: Urgent enforcement action CONCERNS
IN THE REPORT: Lack of a registered manager NAME: Hafod House LOCAL AUTHORITY: Wrexham SERVICE: Adult care home PATHWAY TO SERVICE OF CONCERN
: Non-compliance CONCERNS
IN THE REPORT: Recording, handling, safe keeping and safe administration and disposal of medicines.