How did John Locke influence the government today?
John Locke changed and influenced the world in many ways. His political ideas like those in the Two Treatises of Government, (such as civil, natural, and property rights and the job of the government to protect these rights), were put into the United States Declaration of Independence and United States Constitution.
What was the political philosophy of John Locke?
John Locke (1632–1704) is among the most influential political philosophers of the modern period. In the Two Treatises of Government, he defended the claim that men are by nature free and equal against claims that God had made all people naturally subject to a monarch.
Who believed in Tabula Rasa?
What does it mean to be a blank slate?
: someone or something that is still in an original state and that has not yet been changed by people, experiences, etc. : something that does not show or express anything. See the full definition for blank slate in the English Language Learners Dictionary.