John Locke"s liberalism by Ruth Weissbourd Grant

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Locke, John, 1632-1704,
  • Liberalism,
  • Authority

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Book details

StatementRuth W. Grant.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJC153.L87 G73 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 220 p. ;
Number of Pages220
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2736300M
ISBN 100226306070
LC Control Number86030743

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