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.
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In this book he expresses his belief that the purpose of political societies is to defend the life, liberty and property of citizens of that society.

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These essays discuss his theory of property and natural rights and refer to specific. Book Description HTML. 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. The Two Treatises of Civil Government is a work of political philosophy published anonymously in by John Locke.

The First Treatise is an extended attack on Sir Robert Filmer's Patriarcha, which argued for a divinely-ordained, hereditary, absolute more influential Second Treatise outlines a theory of civil society based on natural rights and contract theory.

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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.

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