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The only way is, by applying to his Senses the proper Object; and so producing
that Idea in him, for which he has learn'd the name already. [III.iv. 1 1] An upshot
of the distinction between simple and complex ideas is that we might have ideas
We noted in section 6 that much of Book II, 'Of Ideas', discusses various sorts of
complex idea. II.xii.3 distinguishes three sorts: modes^substances^aTKijela^ions.
Modes, such as 'triangle', 'gratitude', 'murder', are said to 'contain not in them ...
[two ideas] by one another, so as I to take a view of them at once, without.uruting
them into one') iand 'General Ideas' (made by 'Abstraction') should not count /as
complex ideas. The fact is, however, that this fourdi edition addition is not a ...
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Book Review Locke: A Biography by Roger Woolhouse The English philosopher John Locke (1632-1704) left behind not only "An Essay Concerning Human Understanding" (1690) but also his laundry lists and ... Read full review
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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