J.Locke

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J.LOCKE - WHERE HE WAS BORN,AND THE DATE AND YEAR

J.LOCKE was born on August 29, 1632

He was raised In Wrington somerset England


Job

John Locke FRS was an English philosopher and physician, widely regarded as one of the most influential of Enlightenment thinkers and commonly known as the "Father of Liberalism".

Greatest Achievements

J.Locke and lots of great achievements here are some examples...

The two treatisis of government and what this is an important text on political theory. He also helped to treat Lord Anthony Ashley Cooper, 1st Earl of Shaftesbury, who had come to Oxford seeking treatment for a liver infection in 1666.

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Political thoughts and Beliefs

Locke's political theory was founded on social contract theory. Locke believed that human nature is characterised by reason and tolerance

J.Locke 2 friend from the Enlightenment period

John Locke's closest female friend was the philosopher Lady Damaris Cudworth Masham. Before she married the two had exchanged love poems, and on his return from exile, Locke moved into Lady Damaris and her husband's household.


In 1666 Locke met the parliamentarian Anthony Ashley Cooper, later the first Earl of Shaftesbury. The two struck up a friendship that blossomed into full patronage, and year later Locke was appointed physician to Shaftesbury household.