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On the contrary he says that 'the Comprehension of our Understandings, comes
exceeding short of the vast Extent of Things'; our knowledge falls short 'of an
universal, or perfect Comprehension of whatsoever is' [I.i.5]. But if his own ...
[I.i.4; also 6] Locke is not clearly right to think that showing that there are things
we should not expect to know because our ... and throw away the Blessings their
Hands are fill'd with, because they are not big enough to grasp every thing ...
What is a separable accident of one kind of thing may not be of another. The
relation between first substances, or individual things, and accidents is that .
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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