Locke (Oneworld Thinkers) by Edward Feser

By Edward Feser

The philosophy of John Locke has dramatically formed the best way we are living this day. he's quoted within the assertion of Independence and has had a long-lasting impact on lots of our political platforms, shaping our principles on rights, govt via consent, non secular toleration, psychology and empirical technology. notion by way of many to be the necessary thinker of the trendy age, his principles are the foremost to figuring out society and politics within the West. during this available creation, Edward Feser explores Locke in ancient context in addition to his lasting effect, and appears significantly at his legacy. during this, the writer argues, we discover the origins of the various conflicts that dominate glossy Western social and political life.

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