Origin of sense datum
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How to use sense datum in a sentence
It’s not intrinsic to the sense data emanating from the world, so it’s not detectable in the world.
Your brain uses what you’ve seen, done, and learned in the past to explain sense data in the present, plan your next action, and predict what’s coming next.
A second ingredient of your experience is sense data from events inside your body, like the blood rushing through your veins and arteries, your lungs expanding and contracting, and your stomach gurgling.
Your brain compares the sense data coming in now with things you’ve sensed before in a similar situation where you had a similar goal.
In every moment, your brain makes meaning of the whirlwind of activity inside your body, just as it does with sense data from the outside world.That Is Not How Your Brain Works - Issue 98: Mind|Lisa Feldman Barrett|March 3, 2021|Nautilus
In looking at a given thing and approaching it, one sense-datum will become several, and each of these will again divide.
By a sensation I mean the fact consisting in the subject's awareness of the sense-datum.
And the universal yellow is the predicate in such judgments as "this is yellow," where "this" is a particular sense-datum.
And if the cat consists only of sense-data, it cannot be hungry, since no hunger but my own can be a sense-datum to me.
The easiest relations to apprehend are those which hold between the different parts of a single complex sense-datum.