John Locke's Second Treatise of Government

John Locke's Second Treatise of Government

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by John Locke
     
 

The Two Treatises of Government (or "Two Treatises of Government: In the Former, The False Principles and Foundation of Sir Robert Filmer, And His Followers, are Detected and Overthrown. The Latter is an Essay concerning The True Original, Extent, and End of Civil-Government") is a work of political philosophy published anonymously in 1689 by John Locke. The First…  See more details below

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The Two Treatises of Government (or "Two Treatises of Government: In the Former, The False Principles and Foundation of Sir Robert Filmer, And His Followers, are Detected and Overthrown. The Latter is an Essay concerning The True Original, Extent, and End of Civil-Government") is a work of political philosophy published anonymously in 1689 by John Locke. The First Treatise attacks patriarchalism in the form of sentence-by-sentence refutation of Robert Filmer's Patriarcha and the Second Treatise outlines his ideas for a more civilized society based on natural rights and contract theory.

John Locke (29 August 1632 � 28 October 1704), widely known as the Father of Classical Liberalism,was an English philosopher and physician regarded as one of the most influential of Enlightenment thinkers.
-Wikipedia.com

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940016300030
Publisher:
Castaway Family Press
Publication date:
03/17/2013
Series:
John Locke Complete Collection , #2
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
207 KB

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John Locke (29 August 1632 � 28 October 1704), widely known as the Father of Classical Liberalism,was an English philosopher and physician regarded as one of the most influential of Enlightenment thinkers.
-Wikipedia.com

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