Second Treatise Of Government By John Locke

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Who created this source? Why was he famous? Characterize him.
John Locke wrote this source. John Locke is famous for writing that explains his political theories on the interactions between the government and the common people. John Locke is an influential political enlightenment philosopher.
Who would have been the audience for this source?
The audience for John Locke’s 2nd Treatise of Government is the members of government themselves.
When and where was the source created? Why could this be important?
The source is written around 1683 in the Dutch Republic. This could be important because Locke had just fled to the Dutch Republic, but was writing about the English government, right around the time when there was fear about ties between

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