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Two treatises of government : and a letter concerning toleration

Author: John Locke; Ian Shapiro
Publisher: New Haven, Conn. ; London : Yale University Press, ©2003.
Series: Rethinking the Western tradition.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Presents John Locke's seventeenth-century classic work on political and social theory; and includes a history of the text, as well as notes and a bibliography.
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Named Person: John Locke; John Locke; John Locke
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Locke; Ian Shapiro
ISBN: 0300100175 9780300100174 0300100183 9780300100181
OCLC Number: 53392484
Notes: UNCG University Libraries notes:
Introduction: Reading Locke Today / Ian Shapiro -- Two Treatises of Government -- The First Treatise: The False Principles and Foundation of Sir Robert Filmer -- The Second Treatise: An Essay Concerning the True Original, Extent, and End of Civil Government -- A Letter Concerning Toleration -- Measuring Locke's Shadow / John Dunn -- John Locke on Women and the Family / Ruth W. Grant -- John Locke's Democratic Theory / Ian Shapiro.
Description: xv, 358 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: Introduction: Reading Locke Today / Ian Shapiro --
Texts --
Two Treatises of Government --
The First Treatise: The False Principles and Foundation of Sir Robert Filmer --
The Second Treatise: An Essay Concerning the True Original, Extent, and End of Civil Government --
A Letter Concerning Toleration --
Essays --
Measuring Locke's Shadow / John Dunn --
John Locke on Women and the Family / Ruth W. Grant --
John Locke's Democratic Theory / Ian Shapiro.
Series Title: Rethinking the Western tradition.
Other Titles: Rethinking the Western tradition.
Responsibility: John Locke ; edited by Ian Shapiro ; with essays by John Dunn, Ruth Grant and Ian Shapiro.
Local System Bib Number:
ocm53392484

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Two of John Locke's most mature and influential political writings and three brilliant interpretive essays have been combined here in one volume. The complete texts are accompanied by interpretive  Read more...
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