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Flashcards in Ockham Deck (6):
1

what is the first intention

refers to real things, individual things
eg. tree, dog, spaceship

2

what is the second intention

refers to things in the mind, first intentions

3

Ockham lived from

1285 - 1347

4

epistemology

all knowledge is sense perception

5

universal can't exist outside the mind because

then it would be a substance and substances are individuals

6

what is Ockham's concept of universals

they don't actually exist and are just our way of explaining what we sense around us