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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. "
The Impending Crisis of the South: How to Meet it - Page 242
by Hinton Rowan Helper - 1857 - 420 pages
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Bodies at Work

Carol Wolkowitz - Business & Economics - 2006 - 213 pages
...O'Connell Davidson (2002: 85) points out, John Locke's foundational text of liberal thought dictated that: 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. (Second Treatise on...
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Economics and Ethics of Private Property

...Locke, Two Treatises of Government, ed. Peter Laslett (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1960). [E]very 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. Whatsoever then he...
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Employment with a Human Face: Balancing Efficiency, Equity, and Voice

John W. Budd - Business & Economics - 2004 - 263 pages
...labor (Schlatter 1951; Home 1990; Simmons i99z; Lauren 1998). In the words of Locke (1690, Z7, 3056), "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, are properly his." In the nineteenth...
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Underwriting: The Poetics of Insurance in America, 1722-1872

Eric Wertheimer - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 187 pages
...make property its own, to increase its natural share: "Though the Earth, and all inferior Creatures common to all Men, yet every Man has a Property in his own Person. This no Body has any Right to but himself. The Labour of his Body, and the Work of his Hands, we may say,...
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The Human Rights Reader: Major Political Essays, Speeches, and Documents ...

Micheline Ishay - Political Science - 2007 - 559 pages
...another can no longer have any right to it before it can do him any good for the support of his life. 27. Though the earth and all inferior creatures be common...person; this nobody 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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Justice: A Reader

Michael J. Sandel - Philosophy - 2007 - 412 pages
...another can no longer have any right to it, before it can do any good for the support of his life. 27. Though the earth and all inferior creatures be common...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. Whatsoever, then, he...
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Re-creating Medicine: Ethical Issues at the Frontiers of Medicine

Gregory E. Pence - Philosophy - 2007 - 207 pages
...is wild in nature become private property for Locke? His famous solution is worth quoting in full: Though the earth, and all inferior creatures be common..."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. Whatsoever then...
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The Idea of Authorship in Copyright

Lior Zemer - Philosophy - 2007 - 270 pages
...The second thesis argues that a property right is limited by specific social norms. In Locke's words: Though the Earth, and all inferior Creatures be common...yet every Man has a Property in his own Person. This no Body has any Right to but him. The Labour of his Body and the Work of his Hands, we may say, are...
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Classics of American Political and Constitutional Thought: Origins through ...

Scott J. Hammond, Kevin R. Hardwick, Howard Leslie Lubert - History - 2007 - 1193 pages
...can no longer have any right to it, before it can do him any good for the support of his life. 27. their rights they are particularly encouraged by...declaration of his Highness the prince of Orange no body has any right to but himself. The labour of his body, and the work of his hands, we may say,...
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In Translation: Reflections, Refractions, Transformations

Paul St-Pierre, Prafulla C. Kar - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2007 - 313 pages
...defence the language John Locke set forth in 1690 in the second book of Two Treatises of Government: Though the Earth, and all inferior Creatures be common...yet every Man has a Property in his own Person. This no Body has any Right to but himself. The Labour of his Body, and the Work of his Hands, we may say,...
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