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effect begins with a fact or supposed fact about certain propositions, and then
proceeds, in the manner we have just been considering, to postulate their
innateness to explain this purported fact. Locke objects to these arguments that
On the other hand, however, the fact that/or us there is no 'universal certainty'
about this property of gold need not mean that there is no such certainty in fact. If
we have no knowledge here it need not be because there are no necessary ...
It goes back, in fact, to the fourth century B.C. Archytas of Tarentum used it in
support of the Pythagorean belief in infinite empty space beyond the world and
against the Cartesian-like belief of the Eliatic school that body and space
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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