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Unformatted text preview: -Some people dont even understand that they have unalienable rights a state of nature would be a constant war if you look at Hobbes perspective-might makes right is antithetical to the labor theory of value -if a person is an existential threat to you in the state of nature, you have a right to protect yourself/act. -**Par 87: want to leave the state of nature, want to institute a limited, legitimate government by consent; the government is legitimate if it protects your life, liberty and property. -What kind of laws can this government make? -Consenting to give up the ability to judge/evaluate our rights on our own we have the government to protect our rights. -Locke thinks all right of private judgment is given up with a limited government you give up your right to decide what private property is....
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This note was uploaded on 03/29/2012 for the course ER 022 taught by Professor Michaelsandel during the Fall '10 term at Harvard.
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