• Second Treatise of Government: An Essay Concerning the True Original, Extent and End of Civil Government

    Second Treatise of Government: An Essay Concerning the True Original, Extent and End of Civil Government (Crofts Classics) (Paperback) By (author) John Locke, Edited by Richard H. Cox

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    DescriptionThis essential volume features John Locke's hand-corrected text with an outstanding introduction to Locke's life and role in intellectual history, his principal works, and their purpose. Written by the editor, Richard Cox, the introduction also outlines the course of both treatises of government and analyzes the problems of interpretation. Also included are a list of the principal dates in the life of John Locke as well as a selected bibliography.


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    Second Treatise of Government
    An Essay Concerning the True Original, Extent and End of Civil Government
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) John Locke, Edited by Richard H. Cox
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 200
    Width: 125 mm
    Height: 183 mm
    Thickness: 13 mm
    Weight: 181 g
    ISBN 13: 9780882951256
    ISBN 10: 0882951254

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 27430
    BIC E4L: POL
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T7.1
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    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    BIC subject category V2: JPA
    BISAC V2.8: PHI019000
    Libri: I-PL
    Ingram Subject Code: PL
    B&T General Subject: 610
    DC21: 320.1
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    B&T Approval Code: A10170000
    BISAC V2.8: POL000000
    B&T Approval Code: A10204036
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    LC classification: JC153 .L85 1982
    Thema V1.0: JP
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    Publication date
    01 March 1982
    Publication City/Country
    Wheeling IL
    Table of contents
    Introduction vii Note on the Text xlv Principal dates xlvii Second Treatise of Government I. (Summary of the First Treatise) 1 II. Of the State of Nature 3 III. Of the State of War 11 IV. Of Slavery 15 V. Of Property 17 VI. Of Paternal Power 32 VII. Of Political or Civil Society 47 VIII. Of the Beginning of Political Societies 58 IX. Of the Ends of Political Society and Government 75 X. Of the Forms of a Commonwealth 79 XI. Of the Extent of the Legislative Power 81 XII. Of the Legislative, Executive, and Federative Power of the Commonwealth 89 XIII. Of the Subordination of the Powers of the Commonwealth 92 XIV. Of Prerogative 99 XV. Of Paternal, Political and Despotical Power, Considered Together 105 XVI. Of Conquest 109 XVII. Of Usurpation 121 XVIII. Of Tyranny 123 XIX. Of the Dissolution of Government 130 Bibliography 149