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Particular Histories' [4.265] he gives a list of 130 particular areas of suitable
investigation, some of which he undertook himself. Its range is breathtaking, from
a 'History of the Heavenly Bodies; or Astronomical History' through a 'History of ...
As-' Aquinas puts it, 'to exist separately and to be a particular thing f seem to
belong chiefly to substance'.1 Statements like this set the scene for post-
Aristotelian discussions of substances, both before and after Aquinas. Passages
which echo ...
It is merely a particular application of this general idea of real essence. Modes do
not have corpuscular real essences but this does not of itself mean that they have
no real essence at all. How exactly, then, does Locke seek to apply the notion ...
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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