Locke: Epistemology and Ontology

Предна корица
Psychology Press, 1993 - 682 страници
John Locke is the greatest English philosopher. An Essay Concerning Human Understanding, one of the most influential books in the history of thought, is his greatest work. In this study the historical meaning and philosophical significance of Locke's Essay are investigated more comprehensively than ever before.
Locke was originally published in two volumes, Epistemology and Ontology. This paperback edition has within its covers the full text of both volumes.
 

Какво казват хората - Напишете рецензия

Locke

Потребителски отзив  - Not Available - Book Verdict

Once in a while, a publication comes along that on first sight seems oddly out of place but on second viewing is admirably suited to its purpose. This little series of biographical summaries of the ... Прочетете пълната рецензия

Съдържание

Introduction
1
Introduction to Part I
13
Ideas and compositionalism in traditional logic
19
Ideas and epistemology before Locke
26
Simple and complex ideas
36
Ideas as images
44
Ideas as intentional acts and ideas as intentional objects
52
Ideas as natural signs
60
Species and their names in the corpuscularian world
65
Are there real species?
78
Locke on the difference between substances and modes
91
Reflections on the notion of substance
110
Reflections on rationalism empiricism and mechanism 154
154
The existence of God 169
169
The Law of Nature and human freedom 184
184
Reflections on Lockes ethics 196
196

a summary
67
Introduction to Part II
81
The degrees of knowledge and the role of method
88
Other divisions of knowledge
96
Probability and the nature of assent
104
The grounds of probability
113
Reflections on the definition of knowledge
125
Belief and rationality
145
Introduction to Part III
153
Does perceptual knowledge have independent authority?
166
Does perceptual knowledge have a firm boundary?
173
Introduction
1
Introduction to Part I
15
Our complex ideas of substances and the idea
31
Substance and real essence matter and spirit and
39
Substance mode and the argument from language
51
Introduction to Part III 205
205
Locke on living things 216
216
221
221
Forms of material unity 229
229
237
237
Artificial and other problematic objects 239
239
Personal identity before the Essay 254
254
259
259
Lockes theory of personal identity 260
260
269
269
277
277
NeoLockean and antiLockean theories
278
289
289
Conclusions of Volume II 293
293
301
300
Авторско право

Други издания - Преглед на всички

Често срещани думи и фрази

Библиография