See how good I am at deduction now that I'm married to an ex-detective?
And it is in guaranteeing the veracity of our clear and distinct conceptions that the value of his deduction of God seems in his own estimate to rest.
More important is his deduction of equivalent weights, i.e.
This theological deduction from his doctrine drew upon Roscellinus the polemic of his most celebrated opponent, Anselm of Canterbury (1033-1109).
As a rule the basis of calculation was 100 rupees from every ten houses, with a To% deduction for those exempted by custom.
Thus in the Rechtslehre and Sittenlehre, the multiplicity of egos is deduced, and with this deduction the first form of the Wissenschaftslehre appeared to end.
The deduction of the formula tab, where a and b are numbers, should be regarded as a later step.
A frequent deduction from the theory of the indivisibility of sovereignty is that there cannot be double allegiance; in other words, no one can be the subject of two states.
This deduction is not in fact true.
Another deduction from the same proposition is that any corporation or private body which appears to exercise sovereign powers together with the state does so only by delegation.
That Smith does, however, largely employ the deductive method is certain; and that method is legitimate when the premises from which the deduction sets out are known universal facts of human nature and properties of external objects.
But there is another species of deduction which, as Cliffe Leslie has shown, seriously tainted the philosophy of Smith - in which the premises are not facts ascertained by observation, but the a priori assumptions which we found in the physiocrats.
A further deduction from the principle of continuity follows by considering the intersections of concentric circles.
To some extent, we have this in the form of high taxes on cigarettes, which are seen to have negative externalities, and a home interest deduction on income taxes, as home ownership is viewed as having positive social good.
Along that line of thought such a deduction is indubitable, as indubitable as the deduction Voltaire made in jest (without knowing what he was jesting at) when he saw that the Massacre of St. Bartholomew was due to Charles IX's stomach being deranged.
For a Frenchman that deduction was indubitable.
He heard what they said, but did not understand the meaning of the words and made no kind of deduction from or application of them.
This something was a most subtle spiritual deduction from a conversation with Karataev the day before.
The incontestable proof of this deduction is that, however many commands were issued, the event does not take place unless there are other causes for it, but as soon as an event occurs--be it what it may-- then out of all the continually expressed wishes of different people some will always be found which by their meaning and their time of utterance are related as commands to the events.