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" Though the earth, and all inferior creatures, be common to all men, yet every man has a property in his own person: this nobody has any right to but himself. The labour of his body, and the work of his hands, we may say, are properly his. "
Modern Political Philosophy - Page 46
by Richard Hudelson - 1999
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Ontology of Trash, An: The Disposable and Its Problematic Nature

Greg Kennedy - 2012 - 238 pages
...Essential Writings, p. 72. 4. See Locke's Second Treatise of Government, sections 27 and following: 27. Though the Earth, and all inferior Creatures be common...Labour of his Body, and the Work of his Hands, we many say, are properly his. Whatsoever then he removes out of the State that Nature hath provided,...
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Property in Work: The Employment Relationship in the Anglo-American Firm

Wanjiru Njoya - 2007 - 226 pages
...deemed, by virtue of their labour, to acquire property in the product of their work. As Locke wrote: every Man has a Property in his own Person. This no...the Work of his Hands, we may say, are properly his ... he hath mixed his Labour with, and joyned to it something that is his own, and thereby makes it...
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Insurgent Citizenship: Disjunctions of Democracy and Modernity in Brazil

James Holston - 2008 - 396 pages
...being the proprietor of one's own person and capacities owning oneself. In Locke's formulation, "every Man has a Property in his own Person. This...and the Work of his Hands, we may say, are properly his."1 From this natural property in life and labor, Locke derives a natural right to appropriate land...
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Kindred Specters: Death, Mourning, and American Affinity

Christopher Peterson - 2007 - 188 pages
...specifically of labor, John Locke remarks in an often-cited passage from his Second Treatise of Government: "Every man has a Property in his own Person, This...and the Work of his Hands, we may say, are properly his."7 Yet, this doctrine of possessive individualism must come to terms with the paradox that "freedom,"...
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The Idea of Authorship in Copyright

Lior Zemer - 2007 - 270 pages
...The second thesis argues that a property right is limited by specific social norms. In Locke's words: Though the Earth, and all inferior Creatures be common...his own Person. This no Body has any Right to but him. The Labour of his Body and the Work of his Hands, we may say, are properly his. Whatsoever, then,...
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Ordered Anarchy: Jasay and His Surroundings

Hardy Bouillon, Hartmut Kliemt - 2007 - 198 pages
...before it can do him any good for the support of his Life.77 The key phrase is "a part of him," for "Though the Earth, and all inferior Creatures be common...his own Person. This no Body has any Right to but himself."78 Pace Rawls, our fundamental rights are to our bodies, and those are rights that are in...
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Re-creating Medicine: Ethical Issues at the Frontiers of Medicine

Gregory E. Pence - 2007 - 207 pages
...is wild in nature become private property for Locke? His famous solution is worth quoting in full: Though the earth, and all inferior creatures be common...every man has a "property" in his own "person." This nobody has any right to but himself. The "labour" of his body, and the "work" of his hands, we may...
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Wounds of Returning: Race, Memory, and Property on the Postslavery Plantation

Jessica Adams - 2007 - 226 pages
...slippery, signifying thing. "Every man has a Property in his own Person" argued John Locke; "this nobody has any right to but himself. The labour of his body,...work of his hands, we may say, are properly his." 7 Following this theory, liberal democracy, CB MacPherson writes, rests on a "conception of the individual...
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The Human Rights Reader: Major Political Essays, Speeches, and Documents ...

Micheline Ishay - 2007 - 559 pages
...another can no longer have any right to it before it can do him any good for the support of his life. 27. Though the earth and all inferior creatures be common...yet every man has a property in his own person; this nobody has any right to but himself. The labor of his body and the work of his hands, we may say, are...
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Thomas Hobbes und John Locke - Begründer der progressiven Moderne

Thomas Schröder - 2007 - 44 pages
...damit eine grundlegende Wende. ll. Treatise: "Every man has a property in is own person. This nobody has any right to but himself. The labour of his body,...work of his hands, we may say, are properly his." 27 Problematisch wird die Verteilung der gottgegebenen Güter mit der Einführung des Geldes, da...
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