Two Treatises of Government Setting & Symbolism

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England

England is the birth place of John Locke.

France

France is the European country where Locke spent time in exile.

America

America at this time was colonized by the British, French and Spanish.

Peru

Peru is the home of the people that are used as examples of those practicing cannibalism.

Israel

Israel is the land in the Middle East that is mentioned several times during the references to the Bible and to events during Biblical times.

Holland

Holland is a European country where Locke did some of his writing.

Divine Right

Divine right is the belief that monarchs have a right to rule because they are descended from God through Adam.

Paternal Power

Paternal power is the power that a father has over children who have not yet attained their majority. Filmer used this to justify the existence of monarchy and absolute rule.

Political Power

Political power...

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