Do I know an object or do I know my mental imaging of that object, pace Locke? The sense data causes a mental image.
This was a tough chapter. I think I knew beforehand what Locke and Hume believed. I also knew what Reid thought they believed. The first time I read this chapter I was dumbfounded. I understood it the second time I read it, but I didn’t have time to write down my reflections. The third time I read the chapter I was completely Lost (pun intended, let the reader understand.
I’ll write off this chapter and just plow ahead.