How Did John Locke's Influence On Society

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The writings of John Locke are the bedrock of a claim that rendered America’s governmental system much of its inspiration, as well as its validity. This being the case, John Locke’s effect on this nation’s history will never be fully realized, as its history would be entirely different without him, making any hypothetical attempt to separate the two fruitless. America’s very notion to disregard the then standard of a monarchy stemmed largely from Locke, as did its justification for its initial rebellion against its colonial power, which allowed to gain power as an individual state with the capacity to self-govern at all. In the vastly different way in which America chose to govern itself, we can again see Locke’s influence; for America choice
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