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Over the years there have been three clocks at Strasbourg cathedral . The one
Locke knew was the second of them , built in the sixteenth century and surviving
into the nineteenth . There is a five - foot high model of it in the British Museum .
The Strasbourg cathedral clock was obviously unique . It was , as the phrase has
it , the only one of its kind . But even without imagining more of its kind ever being
built we can think or speak of the kind of clock of which the one in Strasbourg ...
In section 11 we looked at its application to substances in the light of a distinction
analogous to that between the observable properties of the Strasbourg cathedral
clock and its inner mechanism . The general point was made there ...
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English philosopher John Locke's theories of human nature and knowledge have deeply influenced political theory, as well as our notions about education and civil liberties, most crucially providing ... Read full review
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