David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Oxford University Press (2003)
John Locke (1632-1704) one of the greatest English philosophers of the late seventeenth and early eighteenth century, argued in his masterpiece, An Essay Concerning Human Understanding, that our knowledge is founded in experience and reaches us principally through our senses; but its message has been curiously misunderstood. In this book John Dunn shows how Locke arrived at his theory of knowledge, and how his exposition of the liberal values of toleration and responsible government formed the backbone of enlightened European thought of the eighteenth century.
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$3.10 used (75% off) $3.68 new (70% off) $9.08 direct from Amazon (25% off) Amazon page|
|Call number||B1297.D865 2003|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
William Walker (1994). Locke, Literary Criticism, and Philosophy. Cambridge University Press.
John Dunn (1969). The Political Thought of John Locke: An Historical Account of the Argument of the 'Two Treatises of Government'. London, Cambridge U.P..
Graham Faiella (2006). John Locke: Champion of Modern Democracy. Rosen Pub. Group.
Nicholas Jolley (1999). Locke: His Philosophical Thought. Oxford University Press.
John Locke (1977). The Locke Reader: Selections From the Works of John Locke: With a General Introd. And Commentary. Cambridge University Press.
John Dunn (1984). Locke. Oxford University Press.
E. J. Lowe (2005). Locke. Routledge.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads19 ( #102,800 of 1,679,369 )
Recent downloads (6 months)2 ( #112,090 of 1,679,369 )
How can I increase my downloads?