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Author Locke, John, 1632-1704.

Title Two treatises of government : a critical edition with an introduction and apparatus criticus / by Peter Laslett.

Imprint New York : New American Library, [1965]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Kansas Collection J Schick  320 L793t 1965    ---  Lib Use Only
Edition Rev. ed.
Description 576 pages ; 18 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "A Mentor book MQ663."
"The second treatise of government : an essay concerning the true original, extent, and end of civil government"--Page [305].
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 545-556) and index.
Summary John Locke's "Two Treatises of Government" is considered to be some of the most important works of western philosophy ever written. In the first treatise Locke disputes the divine right of monarchial rule principle that is put forth in the book "Patriarcha" by Sir Robert Filmer. In the second treatise Locke sets forth the basic principles of natural law that lay the foundation for basic human rights and the government of man.
Subject Filmer, Robert, 1588?-1653. Patriarcha.
Political science -- Early works to 1800.
Added Author Laslett, Peter.
Locke, John, 1632-1704. Essay concerning the true original, extent, and end of civil government.

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