Fechner, to whose doctrine of panpsychism he gave great prominence by his Einleitung in die Philosophic (1892; 7th ed., igloo; Eng.
It is true, also, that on its idealistic side the philosophy of Leibnitz is the source of many current views of panpsychism, of psychophysical parallelism as well as of the.
Fechner's panpsychism has a certain affinity both to Stahl's animism and to the hylozoism of materialists such as Haeckel.
But his substitute was his own hypothesis of panpsychism, from which he deduced a "cosmorganic " evolution from a " cosmorganic " or original condition of the world as a living organism into the inorganic, by the principle of tendency to stability.
Paulsen q.v.), who spread panpsychism far and wide in his Einleitung in die Philosophie.
Here reappear all the characteristic points of Fechner's " worldview " - the panpsychism, the universal parallelism with the identi.
Fechner was saved from this absurdity, but only to fall into the greater absurdity of his own panpsychism.