Second Treatise of Government (Annotated‪)‬

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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 novel of political philosophy published anonymously in 1689 by John Locke. The First Treatise criticizes patriarchalism in the form of sentence-by-sentence refutation of Robert Filmer's Patriarcha, while the Second Treatise outlines Locke's ideas for a more civilized society based on natural rights and contract theory.

This edition has been formatted for your reader, with an active table of contents.  It has also been annotated, with extensive additional information about the work and John Locke, including an overview, history, publications, ideas, content, influence, biographical and bibliographical information.

GENRE
Politics & Current Affairs
RELEASED
2015
2 November
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
261
Pages
PUBLISHER
Bronson Tweed Publishing
SELLER
Christopher Hochman
SIZE
689.4
KB