This book describes John Locke's theory of human knowledge; how and what we can know. Locke lays out his ideas in his chief epistemological work, Essay Concerning Human Understanding. This eBook will explain the connection between words and ideas, essence, primary and secondary qualities, and the different types of knowledge. Because it is also important to know about the philosopher in general, this book will also offer a short biography of John Locke as well as a list of his chief works.
This book is ideal for students of philosophy studying epistemology or the philosophy of knowledge belief and truth.