## The Substitution of Similars: The True Principle of Reasoning, Derived from a Modification of Aristotle's Dictum |

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A B C D abacus ABCD adjective affirmative proposition analogy appear apply Aristotle Aristotle's dictum assert axiom axiom of Euclid Boole Boole's calculus Cambridge canon cloth conclusion consists copula corresponding Crown 8vo differs Diseases ELEMENTARY TREATISE equal equal-sided equivalent expression fallacy fcap follows form of inference forms of reasoning formula George Bentham hence identity indefinite indirect inequalities infallible Iron J. S. Mill law of duality laws of thought Lectures ledge logicians mathematical reasoning means ment metals are elements method mind monarch nature negative proposition obtained Owens College oxygen Philosophy pound weight premises principle of substitution Professor proposition or equation quantification quantity relation represented Royal scientific Second Edition second member self-evident self-luminous Sir William Hamilton slips subject and predicate substitution of similars syllogism symbols term element THEORY Thomson tion triangle true truth undecomposable substance University University of Cambridge

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