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An important feature of Sextus' attack on the Dogmatic idea that we can know the
realities of things in their 'natures', that we can know the truth about things as they
really are, is his discussion of what is called the 'criterion of truth'. What is the ...
Luther, however, had broken with the Catholic Church in holding that neither the
Pope nor Council was infallible. The test and source of religious truth and
knowledge was not the word of the Church or its leaders. Rather it was the
It is rather, more specifically, that it was supposed to explain knowledge of
obvious truths in particular. As Lee indicates, there may be necessary truths
which are not obviously true and whose truth appears only when we reason to
them from, ...
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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