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... natures occult and_cenlral operations; which are found out by aborious tryals,
manual operations, assiduous observations, So one very important limit on our
knowledge is the whole area of what was^ known as_^naiuraljihilosophy'.
An important area which lies outside the bounds of human knowledge is natural
philosophy, the field of study of his friends and colleagues in the recently formed
Royal Society. There is a number of very basic questions in this area for which ...
This is the standard edition, with an important introduction. Thomas Sprat, The
History of the Royal-Society oj London (1667: repr. Routledge & Kegan Paul,
London, 1959, ed. J.I. Cope, H.W. Jones). The official history of the Royal Society
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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