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We shall consider in a while how Locke's distinction between 'knowledge' and '
opinion' is related to the older Aristotelian distinction made in the same terms. For
the moment we may note that it has in effect been acknowledged by later ...
Does it also look back to Aristotle's distinction between 'scientific knowledge' and
'opinion'^ It certainly alludes to ArisfotIe's~and takes over its terminology.
Aristotle's distinction was a commonplace in the seventeenth century. It was
The idea that in the cases both of substances and of modes a distinction can be
drawn between a real essence and properties which flow from it is attractive and
plausible. But there are some difficulties and blemishes in it. The distinction ...
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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