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Elements of Natural Philosophy, by John Locke 1632-1704

This is taken from The Philosophical Works of John Locke Vol II. His works were published in 1824 and then in 1892.  This volume contains Book three and four of Locke’s Essay Concerning Human Understanding  as well as his controversy with the Bishop of Worcester.  8.667 weitere Wörter


R.I.P. A-Level Art History

Last week, the news broke that AQA, the only examining board to offer Art History as an A-Level, has decided to axe it as a subject in schools from 2018… 1.114 weitere Wörter

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The Dark Ages or the Age of Enlightenment: Five Weeks Without TV and Internet

Those of you who have been following us for a while know that for the last three months we’ve been in the midst of a huge move overseas.  1.092 weitere Wörter

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Locke, Berkeley, & Empiricism: Crash Course Philosophy #6

This week we answer skeptics like Descartes with empiricism. Hank explains John Locke’s primary and secondary qualities and why George Berkeley doesn’t think that distinction works — leaving us with literally nothing but our minds, ideas, and perceptions.

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Dialectical Materialism - It sounds like "diabolical" but it's not quite that bad

Dialectical Materialism is a school of thought which emerged from Karl Marx’s theory of history. Marx is said to have turned the Hegelian dialectic on its head. 530 weitere Wörter