The Cambridge Companion to Locke's 'Essay Concerning Human Understanding'

The Cambridge Companion to Locke's 'Essay Concerning Human Understanding'

by Lex Newman
     
 

Includes fifteen new essays from leading scholars, covering the major themes of Locke's work.See more details below

Overview

Includes fifteen new essays from leading scholars, covering the major themes of Locke's work.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521834339
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/28/2007
Series:
Cambridge Companions to Philosophy Series
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
502
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.38(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction Lex Newman; 1. The intellectual setting and aims of the Essay G. A. J. Rogers; 2. Locke's polemic against nativism Samuel C. Rickless; 3. The taxonomy of ideas in Locke's Essay Martha Brandt Bolton; 4. Locke's distinctions between primary and secondary qualities Michael Jacovides; 5. Power in Locke's Essay Vere Chappell; 6. Locke on substance Edwin McCann; 7. Locke on ideas of identity and diversity Gideon Yaffe; 8. Locke on ideas and representation Thomas M. Lennon; 9. Locke on essences and classification Margaret Atherton; 10. Language, meaning, and mind in Locke's Essay Michael Losonsky; 11. Locke on knowledge Lex Newman; 12. Locke's ontology Lisa Downing; 13. The moral epistemology of Locke's Essay Catherine Wilson; 14. Locke on judgment David Owen; 15. Locke on faith and reason Nicholas Jolley.

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