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Our Senses may inform us , that any single Whole is equal to all its Parts ; but not
that all Wholes in the World are so , unless we could suppose , that we had seen
or felt them all . But then , in a similar vein to Lowde , he continues : The ...
Parker ' s view was that general Axioms are only the results and abridgments of a
multitude of single Experiments ; thus from the plain experience and observation
of all mankind was framed that unquestionable maxime , That the whole is ...
For a being formed by nature , who is circumscribed by her laws , there exists
nothing beyond the great whole of which he forms a part , of which he
experiences the influence ' . ' This picture of the universe owes much to Newton
whose theory ...
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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
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