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Matthew Priselac
University of Oklahoma
  1. Locke: Knowledge of the External World.Matthew Priselac - 2015
    The problem of how we can know the existence and nature of the world external to our mind is one of the oldest and most difficult in philosophy. The discussion by John Locke (1632-1704) of knowledge of the external world have proved to be some of the most confusing and difficult passages of his entire body of philosophical work.
     
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    Locke’s Fusion of the Scientific and Manifest Images: Michael Jacovides: Locke’s Image of the World. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017, 256pp, £45 HB.Matthew Priselac - 2018 - Metascience 27 (1):47-50.
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    Locke’s Fusion of the Scientific and Manifest Images: Michael Jacovides: Locke’s Image of the World. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017, 256pp, £45 HB.Matthew Priselac - 2018 - Metascience 27 (1):47-50.
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    Newton on Substance.Matthew Priselac - unknown
    It is here argued that Locke and Newton held very similar views on the nature of our knowledge of substance: our only cognitive access to substances is through their powers to affect our minds and other substances. However, in spite of this shared empiricist foundation, Locke and Newton held divergent views on the unification of powers or qualities into a single substance. While Locke allows that distinct powers can be understood as united in one substance (indeed all substances are collections (...)
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    Review of Philip Pettit, Made with Words: Hobbes on Language, Mind, and Politics[REVIEW]Matthew Priselac - 2009 - Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews 2009 (1).