Locke: His Philosophical Thought

Oxford University Press (1999)
This book is a general introduction to the philosophy of John Locke, one of the most influential thinkers in modern times. Nicholas Jolley aims to show the fundamental unity of Locke's thought in his masterpiece, the Essay Concerning Human Understanding. In this work Locke advances a coherent theory of knowledge; as against Descartes he argues that knowledge is possible to the extent that it concerns essences which are constructions of the human mind.
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Call number B1294.J65 1999
ISBN(s) 0198752008   9780198752004
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Samuel C. Rickless (2008). Is Locke's Theory of Knowledge Inconsistent? Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 77 (1):83-104.
D. Kenneth Brown (2012). Locke's Solid Souls. Open Journal of Philosophy 2 (4):228-234.

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