John Locke

Discipline: Political science

Type of Paper: Essay (any type)

Academic Level: High school

Paper Format: MLA

Pages: 2 Words: 550


As discussed in lecture, John Locke was very influential to the founding of this government. You were assigned three chapters from the Second Treatise of Government (Chapters 2,3,19). Please answer the following essay prompt based upon the three chapters that you were assigned.

"Would Locke believe in 'self-defense' after government has formed? If so, under what circumstances? Defend your answer using the readings. If you want to cite the readings, please use the section and paragraph numbers as identifiers."