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An individual substance such as a man is a composite of matter and the
substantial form of humanity. He might, however, have taken on also the
accidental form of being educated. The elements of this analysis of first
substances into matter ...
The general idea is that, as Aquinas says, 'a thing's characteristic operations
derive from its substantial form' [Summa Theologiae 3a.75, 6]. Thus Burgersdijck
explains that properties 'flow . . .from the Essence of the Subject; as Risibility from
Modal real essences can hardly be just like substantial real essences. They can
hardly be arrangements of corpus_cles^ moving in ac^gjdance^yith_thellawg nf
mprhanirs But this does not mean that there are no such things. We saw in ...
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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