Results 1-3 of 25
Sometimes the relationship between complex ideas and their parts is like the
relatiorisKpTietween what the idea is an ... They (simple modes) are said to be '
different combinations of the same simple Idea ... as a dozen, or score; which are
ideas are to be taught by presentation, by making a person 'actually have the
Idea, that Word stands for' [III.xi.14]. As Locke explains, he that has not before
received into his Mind, by the proper inlet, the simple Idea which any Word
stands for, ...
guishes three different acts or operations of the mind which we may perform on
simple ideas. The first of these, 'combining^ is that by vvhich 'all Cqmpjex Jdeas .
aje made\ This~might give the impression that the results of the other two, 'Ideas
What people are saying - Write a review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - carl.rollyson - LibraryThing
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
Locke: a biographyUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
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