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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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Die Konstitution der Macht: Kompetenz, Ordnung und Integration in der ...

Georg Zenkert - 2004 - 454 pages
...Person als solche in bezug auf sich selbst darstellt: „Man has a Property in his own Person. ... The Labour of his Body, and the Work of his Hands, we may say, are properly his.'"6 Mittels des Arbeitsbegriffs wird nun, und das ist Lockes Beitrag zur Theorie des Eigentums,...
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The Rights of Others: Aliens, Residents, and Citizens

Seyla Benhabib, Eugene Meyer Professor of Political Science and Philosophy Seyla Benhabib - 2004 - 251 pages
...property emerges through the fact that the means of appropriation are themselves private, "the labor of his body, and the work of his hands, we may say, are properly his ... this nobody has any right to but himself" (ibid.). In the context of European expansion to the...
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Europa, Religion und Kultur angesichts des Rassismus

Marie-Jo Thiel - 2004 - 490 pages
...Mensch - so eine zentrale Überzeugung Lockes, ist Eigentümer seiner eigenen Person: "Yet every Man has Property in his own Person. This no Body has any Right to but himself 32 ". Umso erstaunlicher nehmen sich die Ausführungen in § I30 des ersten Traktats aus: Unter Bezug...
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The Politics of Liberty in England and Revolutionary America

Lee Ward - 2004 - 459 pages
...individual's body and the actions of that body. Locke claims: Though the Earth, and all infetior Creatures he common to all Men, yet every Man has a Property in his own Petson. This no Body has any Right to but himself. The Labour of his Body, and the Work of his Hands,...
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Knowledge Power: Intellectual Property, Information, and Privacy

Renée Marlin-Bennett - 2004 - 274 pages
...they possess and use the physical and information manifestations of themselves. As John Locke wrote, "Every man has a property in his own person; this no body has a right to but himself."18 All humans have this fundamental (albeit conditional) property right in...
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Common Scents: Comparative Encounters in High-Victorian Fiction

Janice Carlisle - 2004 - 232 pages
...importance of CB Macpherson's conception of "possessive individualism": as Locke puts it, when a man owns himself, "the Labour of his Body, and the Work of his Hands," he becomes an individual.1 By the i86os for some men, however, such simple bases for individuation...
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Studies in Eighteenth-Century Culture

Catherine E. Ingrassia, Jeffrey S. Ravel - 2005 - 360 pages
...crux of "possessive individualism" is found in Locke's declaration, to which I alluded above, that "every man has a property in his own person: this...work of his hands, we may say, are properly his."" According to Macpherson, by Locke's model one could be truly an individual only through possession:...
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Kidney for Sale by Owner: Human Organs, Transplantation, and the Market

Mark J. Cherry - 2005 - 280 pages
...well as conceptual difficulties in sustaining such an interpretation. For example, Locke affirms that "every man has a property in his own person: this...and the work of his hands, we may say are properly his.'02 This natural authority of persons over themselves and their property is expressed within the...
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Freedom, a Fading Illusion

Charles Merlin Umpenhour - 2005 - 568 pages
...that ought to be considered in adopting a Constitution. Locke contended, "Every man has a Property of his own Person. This no Body has any right to but...Work of his Hands, we may say, are properly his".. ."The great and chief end therefore, of Men uniting into Commonwealths, and putting themselves under...
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Savage State: Welfare Capitalism and Inequality

Edward J. Martin, Rodolfo D. Torres - 2005 - 196 pages
...right to the income of which that labor can earn in a free and competitive market. John Locke states: Though the earth and all inferior creatures be common...yet every man has a property in his own person. This nobody has a right to but himself. The labor of his body and the work of his hands, we may say, are...
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