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Title:
Locke in 90 minutes
Author:
Strathern, Paul, 1940-
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Publication Information:
Chicago : Ivan R. Dee, [1999]

©1999
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87 pages ; 21 cm
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9781566632614

9781566632621
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Summary

Summary

A brief and enlightening exploration of one of our greatest thinkers.


Author Notes

Paul Strathern has a Ph.D. in Mathematics and Philosophy and lectures at Kingston University.

Strathern is the author of several novels, including A Season in Abyssinia, which won a Somerset Maugham prize, and Mendeleyev's Dream: The Quest for the Elements. He has also published two series of books, one on philosophy: Philosophers in 90 Minutes, and another on science, but is best known for his 39 short biographies of philosophers and scientists

(Bowker Author Biography)


Table of Contents

Introductionp. 7
Locke's Life and Worksp. 11
Afterwordp. 61
From Locke's Writingsp. 65
Chronology of Significant Philosophical Datesp. 75
Chronology of Locke's Lifep. 81
Recommended Readingp. 83
Indexp. 85