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... or notes upon each chapter of Mr. Lock's Essay (1702). Using the same
example as Lowde he agrees with Locke that There are several general
Propositions . . . certainly true . . . yet we can come at no Knowledge of them
As Lee indicates, there may be necessary truths which are not obviously true and
whose truth appears only when we reason to them from, or see them in the light
of, other necessary truths which do seem obvious. Many passages in the Essay ...
They distinguish various sorts of complex idea [xxii-xxv] and classify ideas into
the true and the false, the clear and the obscure, and so-on [xxix-xxxii]. Then
there are chapters about particular ideas such as 'solidity', 'personal identity', '
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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