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We must see in what way they capture the forms or natures of species. This
involves us with the doctrine of the 'predicates' as given in Aristotle's Topics,
Metaphysics, and Posterior Analytics. Aristotelian definitions are what are called
What Locke calls 'knowledge' they have called a priori, non-empirical or
conceptual knowledge. What he calls 'opinion', they have called a posteriori,
empirical or experimental knowledge. It is clear that Locke is right to say that
... substances' [2al6-18]. Aristotle's followers later called all the nine non-
substantial predicates 'accidents'. ... 'Accidents' as they appear in the doctrine of
the Categories came to be called predicamental accidents. 'Accidents'
understood as ...
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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