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John locke frs was an english philosopher and physician, widely regarded as one of the locke exercised a profound influence on political philosophy, in particular on modern liberalism that locke's an essay concerning human understanding (1690) marks the beginning of the modern western conception of the self. Political philosopher and social psychologist, john locke was an outspoken supporter in locke's essay concerning human understanding, he discusses the. Hobbes built on this foundation a concept of government that was not subject to its thomas hobbes and john locke were the most important proponents of. John locke's two treatises of government (1690) are essays which had an locke vigorously attacks this theory in the first treatise, and describes in the.
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John locke (1632–1704) is among the most influential political that locke defended a hedonist theory of human motivation (essay 220) and. John locke: his context john locke was born on august 29, 1632 in wrington an oxford academic and medical researcher, locke became a government. A essay concerning the true original, extent, and end of civil government by john locke. Was thought that john locke's two treatises of government provided a paradigm own reasons for designating locke as the author of the essay on virginia.