Of the Conduct of the Understanding

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Of the Conduct of the Understanding
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Title page from the first edition
AuthorJohn Locke
CountryEngland
LanguageEnglish
SubjectEducation and Philosophy
PublisherAwnsham and John Churchill
Publication date
1706

John Locke's Of the Conduct of the Understanding describes how to think clearly and rationally. It is a handbook for autodidacts. It complements Locke's Some Thoughts Concerning Education which explains how to educate children. The text was first published in 1706, two years after Locke's death, as part of Peter King's Posthumous Works of John Locke.

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