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John Locke makes an argument for majority rule in Sections of John Locke's 2d Treatise on Government: “Of Civil Government” (in Chapter VIII, "Of the Beginning of Political Societies"). His main argument is that some decision-making procedure must be binding on every member of a civil society, otherwise it cannot function as any improvement over the state of nature. the doctrine of inalienable rights v. the law of nature. vi. popular sovereignty vii. the right of the majority viii. political equality ix. the problem of popular consultation x. the latent premise. bibliography. 63 68 7s title: john locke and the doctrine of majority-rule subject. John Locke was born in Somerset, England, Aug He was the eldest son of Agnes Keene, daughter of a small-town tanner, and John Locke, an impecunious Puritan lawyer who served as a clerk for justices of the peace. When young Locke was two, England began to stumble toward its epic constitutional crisis. The Stuart King Charles I, who. John Locke (–) is among the most influential political philosophers of the modern period. Locke also defends the principle of majority rule and the separation of legislative and executive powers. In the Letter Concerning Book 1) and claims that morality is capable of .

John Locke and the Doctrine of Majority-Rule. Product Details. Category: books SKU: IEV Title: John Locke and the Doctrine of Majority-Rule Author: Willmoore Kendall Book binding: Paperback Publisher: Univeristy of Illinois Year of publication: Condition: GOOD Description. pages. Blue paper Rating: % positive. John Locke FRS (/ l ɒ k /; 29 August – 28 October ) was an English philosopher and physician, widely regarded as one of the most influential of Enlightenment thinkers and commonly known as the "Father of Liberalism". Considered one of the first of the British empiricists, following the tradition of Sir Francis Bacon, he is equally important to social contract ion: Christ Church, Oxford. John Locke and the Doctrine of Majority Rule by Willmoore Kendall (, Paperback). collectivism that form the foundation of Locke's doctrine of ma-jority-rule. Once Locke's adherence to the doctrine of majority-rule is thus established a very significant question arises. Locke adopts a theory of natural rights and natural law which presupposes a body of objective moral principles as criterion of political right. All.