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effect begins with a fact or supposed fact about certain propositions, and then
proceeds, in the manner we have just been ... Locke objects to these arguments
that the supposed initial facts to be explained are not really so; that innateness ...
If they are, then to say that the various properties of gold 'co-exist' would be to say
not merely that they are all in fact found together, but that they necessarily are. It
would be to say, for example, that gold has to be malleable. But at other times ...
On the basis of observation and experience, which is all we have j to go on, all
we can tell is that gold does so dissolve, not that it L must. On the other hand,
however, the fact that/or us there is no 'universal certainty' about this property of
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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