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Since an object ' s colour results from the primary qualities of its component
particles and their consequent texture , single corpuscles can have no colour .
But though imperceptible corpuscles have only primary qualities , primary
qualities are ...
Locke also has it in mind when he denies there to be resemblance between
certain of our ideas and the qualities of ... a wellestablished interpretation
according to which Locke ' s distinction between primary and secondary qualities
has to do ...
When we remember Boyle ' s report that the Schools held colours to be ' inherent
and real qualities , which the light doth ... 2 E . M . Curley , ' Locke , Boyle , and
the distinction between primary and secondary qualities ' , Philosophical Review
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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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