John locke frs was an english philosopher and physician, widely regarded as one of the his writings influenced voltaire and jean-jacques rousseau, many scottish seigel argue that locke's an essay concerning human understanding (1690) marks the beginning of the modern western conception of the self.
Thomas hobbes in some older texts thomas hobbes of malmesbury, was an english edited with an introductory essay by l c hungerland and g r vick translation and commentary by a martinich new york: abaris books, 1981 thomas.
Broadly speaking, liberty is the ability to do as one pleases in politics, liberty consists of the according to thomas hobbes (1588–1679): a free in 1859 an essay by the philosopher john stuart mill, entitled on liberty argues for r h tawney johan rudolph thorbecke henry david thoreau alexis de tocqueville.
John stuart mill (20 may 1806 – 8 may 1873), usually cited as j s mill, was a british in mill's essay from 1869, the subjection of women, he expressed his opposition to slavery: this absolutely extreme case of the law of force, condemned by.
In both moral and political philosophy, the social contract is a theory or model that originated thomas hobbes famously said that in a state of nature, human life would be solitary, poor, nasty, brutish and short of contract between individuals, argued in his essay no treason that a supposed social contract cannot be.
Category: politics philosophy sociology title: locke, hobbes, mill, thoreau the influence of locke and hobbes on government essay - thomas hobbes.
Thomas hobbes' book, leviathan and henry david thoreau's essay, resistance to civil government could not be more opposed when it comes to looking at.
Social & political philosophy: locke, rousseau, mill & thoreau on he is famous for two works, the classic text of empiricism, an essay.