John Locke (1632-1704), one of the great philosophers, is probably best known for his contributions to political thought. In this outstanding volume, Eric Mack explains Locke's philosophical position, placing it in the tumultuous political and religious context of 17th century England. For Locke, entering into political society did not involve giving up one's natural rights, but rather transferring to governmental authority the job of protecting those rights. In this rigorous critical analysis, Mack argues that Locke ...

John Locke 2013, Continuum Publishing Corporation, New York

ISBN-13: 9781441123220


John Locke 2009, Continuum, New York

ISBN-13: 9780826429810