John Locke

by: Jonny Rhodes & Aydyn Jones

Locke's Political Philosophy

Locke's Political Philosophy. John Locke (1632–1704) is among the most influential political philosophers of the modern period. In the Two Treatises of Government, he defended the claim that men are by nature free and equal against claims that God had made all people naturally subject to a monarch

Notable Works

Treatises of Government(1689), Fundamental Constitution of Carolina(1669), A Letter Concerning Toleration(1689), An Essay Concerning Human Understanding(1690), and Some Thoughts Concerning Education (1693)