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'The Aristotelian Philosophy', says Glanvill, 'is inept for New discoveries' [(1) 178].
It does not, says Webster, have 'sufficient keyes to open the Cabinet of Natures
rich treasurie' . So what Bacon and his intellectual heirs had in mind when ...
In the appendix to his Reasons of the Christian Religion (1667) his first move in
proving our immortality is to answer the suggestion that 'matter and motion may
do all that which we ascribe to souls'. Glanvill outlines the whole line of thought ...
The early atomist Hobbes was widely supposed to be an atheist and is a good
example of 'a modern Sadduce' (as Glanvill [(2) 32] puts it) [3.380 f., 641 f., 4.60-1
]. Glanvill's objection to the reasoning which suggests there can be no everlasting
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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