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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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Modern Catholic Social Teaching: Commentaries and Interpretations

Kenneth R. Himes - 2005 - 563 pages
...under government, but government does not grant the right to property. Rather, according to Locke, 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 "labor" of his body and the "work" of his hands, we may say,...
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How the Indians Lost Their Land: Law and Power on the Frontier

Stuart Banner - 2005 - 344 pages
...16905, is well known for, among other things, Locke's assertion that property rights arise from labor. "Though the Earth, and all inferior Creatures be common...Men, yet every Man has a Property in his own Person" Locke asserted. "The Labour of his Body, and the Work of his Hands, we may say, are properly his."...
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Taking Religious Pluralism Seriously: Spiritual Politics on America's Sacred ...

Barbara A. McGraw, Jo Renee Formicola - 2005 - 344 pages
...philosophes. John Locke believed that each individual has "a property in his own person: this nobody has a right to but himself. The labour of his body, and the work of his hands, we may say, are properly his."45 Among the founders of the American Republic who studied him, Locke's teaching on slavery and...
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Current Continental Theory and Modern Philosophy

Stephen Daniel, Stephen Hartley Daniel - 2005 - 290 pages
...to their persons also entitles them to the proceeds of their labor. The one follows from the other: "every man has a property in his own person: this no body has any right to but himself. The labor of his body and the work of his hands, we may say, are properly his. Whatsoever then he removes...
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Women and Children First: Feminism, Rhetoric, and Public Policy

Sharon M. Meagher, Patrice DiQuinzio - 2012 - 271 pages
...legal tradition of guarantees to personal integrity, perhaps most famously articulated by John Locke: "every Man has a Property in his own Person. This no Body has any Right to but himself" (ch. v, sect. 27). Individual liberty is the primary value: "To understand Political Power right, and...
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Architecture and Suburbia: From English Villa to American Dream House, 1690-2000

John Archer - 2005 - 470 pages
...society, Locke also introduced the principle of property as applicable to understanding the human body: "every Man has a Property in his own Person. This no Body has any Right to but himself."18 By thus construing individuals as autonomous actors possessed of rights prior to society,...
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The Secret History of Domesticity: Public, Private, and the Division of ...

Michael McKeon - 2005 - 873 pages
...between "own" and "owner," propriety and property: "[E]very 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." "A mans Labour also," Hobbes wrote, "is a commodity exchangeable for benefit, as well as any other...
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Norms of Liberty: A Perfectionist Basis for Non-Perfectionist Politics

Douglas B. Rasmussen, Douglas J.Den Uyl - 2010
...in choice. Cíjapfer J\[ine~ SELF-OWNERSHIP 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 hand, we may say are properly his. JOHN LOCKE, SECOND TREATISE Each individual, as a natural fact,...
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Locke

E. Jonathan Lowe, Professor of Philosophy E J Lowe - 2005 - 220 pages
...wide sense, in which it includes an individual's own person and labour: [Elvery man has a Property^ his own Person. This no Body has any Right to but himself. The Labour Q\ his Body, and the Worko\ his Hands, we may say, are properly his. (Second Treatise. 27) As we shall...
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Locke

E. Jonathan Lowe, Professor of Philosophy E J Lowe - 2005 - 220 pages
...wide sense, in which it includes an individual's own person and labour: [Ejvery man has a Property\n his own Person. This no Body has any Right to but himself. The Labouro\ his Body, and the Work§\ his Hands, we may say, are properly his. (Second Treatise, 27) As...
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