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If they were discussing these questions about knowledge in these particular
areas it would explain why they eventually felt the need to have some wider
understanding of how and to what extent man can acquire knowledge of any sort.
Extent. and. Improvement. of. Knowledge. If the Scholastic account is
unsatisfactory how should we set about making ... one Locke set himself at the
beginning of the Essay about whether there are any limits to the possible extent
In section 9 we found the beginning of Locke's answer to his question about the
limits and extent of knowledge. One important limit was that it did not extend into '
natural philosophy'. We cannot have knowledge of the properties and powers 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