An Essay Concerning Human Understanding

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Hackett Publishing Company, 1996 - Philosophy - 416 pages
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Includes generous selections from the 'Essay', topically arranged passages from the replies to Stillingfleet, a chronology, a bibliography, a glossary, and an index based on the entries that Locke himself devised.

"This abridgment by Kenneth Winkler is the best that has ever been done. Winkler's judgment as to what must be kept and what may be dropped is unerring, and his literary skill has enabled him to fashion a text that reads smoothly. An illuminating Introduction and comprehensive glossary enhance the value of this volume for students." --Vere Chappell, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

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Winkler is Professor of Philosophy at Wellesley College, Massachusetts.

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