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It is the perception of the connexion and agreement , or disagreement and
repugnancy of any of our Ideas ' . We know , for example , that ' the three Angles
of a Triangle are equal to two right ones ' . In knowing this what do we more but ...
is rather weaker than “ connexion ' . There is compatibility between something ' s
being white and its being round : something could easily be both . But there is no
' connexion ' between a thing ' s being white and its being round . For there is ...
We have knowledge only when we perceive a necessary connexion between our
ideas , and there is no necessary connexion visible between our _ _ idea of gold
and the idea of dissolving in sulphuric acid . For us there can be no ' universal ...
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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
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