An Essay Concerning Human Understanding Further Reading

John Locke

Further Reading

(Literary Criticism (1400-1800))


Ayers, Michael. Locke: Volume I: Epistemology. London: Routledge, 1991, 341 p.

Divides discussion of Locke's epistemology into four sections: "Ideas," "Knowledge and Belief," "Perceptual Knowledge," and "Particulars, Universals and Intuitive Knowledge" with a view to illuminating connections between Locke's thought and the epistemological problems faced by contemporary philosophers.

Fowler, Thomas. "Essay on the Human Understanding." In Locke, pp. 127-51. London: Macmillan and Co., 1880.

Argues that "Locke was the first of modern writers to attempt at once an...

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