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Sensation: ability to detect differences between own inner states related to stimuli. Sensations are fundamentally for perceptions and unlike them not linked to linguistic abilities. See also sensory impression, impression, perception, stimulation, stimuli, emotion, experience.
 
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Foucault, Michel
 
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Sensations I 100
Sensation/Foucault: The sensations are signs of one another (Berkeley, Condillac). Sensations, signs of what God wants to tell us (Berkeley), which makes them the signs of a whole set of signs.

Fouc I
M. Foucault
The Order of Things: An Archaeology of Human Sciences 1994

Fouc II
Michel Foucault
Archäologie des Wissens Frankfurt/M. 1981


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-03-25