CATEGORIES OF THOUGHT

The 12 basic concepts of thought put out by Emmanual Kant, 1724-1804, that are essential for experiencing things. Applicable only to the world of appearances and not to things themselves. See noumenon.

CATEGORIES OF THOUGHT: "The categories of thought include ideas of unity, negation, causality etc."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CATEGORIES OF THOUGHT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/categories-of-thought-2/ (accessed July 15, 2020).
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