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An essay concerning human understanding

Author: John Locke; A D Woozley
Publisher: New York : New American Library, 1974.
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This volume is the first modern abridgment of Locke's Essay, a work which marked the real starting point of British empiricism with its attempt to distinguish knowledge from belief and its premise that "all knowledge is founded on and ultimately derives itself from sense ... or sensation."
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Locke, John, 1632-1704.
Essay concerning human understanding.
New York : New American Library, 1974
(OCoLC)899944262
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Locke; A D Woozley
ISBN: 0452004128 9780452004122 0452005795 9780452005792
OCLC Number: 4276380
Notes: "A Meridian book."
Description: 475 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Introduction / A.D. Woozley --
The epistle to the reader --
Of innate notions --
Of ideas --
Of words --
Of knowledge and opinion --
Appendix : the controversy with Stillingfleet.
Responsibility: John Locke ; abridged and edited with an introduction by A.D. Woozley.

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This volume is the first modern abridgment of Locke's Essay, a work which marked the real starting point of British empiricism with its attempt to distinguish knowledge from belief and its premise that "all knowledge is founded on and ultimately derives itself from sense ... or sensation."

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