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In 1666 , acting in an as - yet formally unqualified medical capacity , Locke met
Lord Ashley , later Earl of Shaftesbury . He entered into his service , initially solely
as a medical adviser but increasingly – particularly after 1672 when Ashley ...
The one person he mentions by name, Lord Herbert, is mentioned only as
someone whose work (De Veritate) he consulted 'When I had writ this' [I.iii.15].
Therefore he can hardly have been the prime target. It is commonly suggested
Webster said that ''It cannot be expected that Physical science will arrive at any
wished perfection, unlesse the ways and means, so judiciously laid down by our
learned Countreyman the Lord Bacon, be observed'. He urged that the results of
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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