Thinking Matter: Materialism in Eighteenth-Century Britain

University of Minnesota Press (1983)
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This book, a reevaluation of a major issue in modern philosophy, explores the controversy that grew out of John Locke's suggestion, in the Essay Concerning Human Understanding (1690), that God could give to matter the power of thought.

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