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had before Locke. If we could fly back in a time-rocket to England in 1 700, we
could already breathe its air, and we could already converse with our new
acquaintances there without being lost. In the England of, say, 1660, we should
gasp like ...
In effect this says that what Locke means by the 'termination' of a relation is the
two things related, the 'subject' and the 'term' of the Scholastics. But this is simply
wrong. By the 'termination' of a relation Locke means what both he and the ...
We should not expect to find Locke's effect on ourselves to be other than distant
and indirect. Nevertheless his spirit has not disappeared and is not completely
foreign to this century. Moreover a significant amount of philosophical discussion
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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