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According to the Catholic Church, the sources of religious knowledge, the tests of
what was or was not true in religion, were Church tradition, Papal decrees, and
Church Councils. Luther, however, had broken with the Catholic Church in ...
fierceness of violent Inspirations is in good measure departed' and that 'The
universal Disposition of this Age is bent upon a rational Religion' [374-6]. The
movements of Cambridge Platonism (involving such people as Henry More,
Many of the ideas and themes in the Essay, the stress on experiment and
observation, the corpuscular theory of matter, the attacks on the Scholastics, the
place given to reason in religion, belong not to Locke alone but also to his age.
He was ...
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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