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"The Great Ocean of Knowledge"

The Influence of Travel Literature on the Work of John Locke

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This book explores the way in which, working within the investigative tradition associated with the Royal Society, the philosopher John Locke (1632-1704) used travellers' reports to develop a form of comparative social anthropology which was to inform his major philosophical works.

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