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He says furthermore that 'Memory ... is as it were the Store-house of our Ideas' [II.
x.2]. And then, in connexion with the intellect rather than with the senses, he says
that 'Every Man being conscious to himself, That he thinks, and that which his ...
The relation between first substances, or individual things, and accidents is that
substances underlie or have accidents predicated of them. In a typical passage
Aristotle says that 'primary substances are most properly so called, because they
Locke says twice in the Essay that the only way we can imagine bodies to move
each other is by impulse on contact [II.viii.ll, IV.x 19]. But he was later persuaded
by 'the judicious Mr. Newton's incomparable book', Principia, that bodies are also
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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