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Voices of the Revolution: Two Great Thinkers, How Thomas Paine and John Locke helped ... Although his work influenced the Founding Fathers to some degree, he had a much ... thinkers, especially concerning the development of political philosophy. ... Thomas Jefferson used the thoughts first penned by John Locke while ...

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Locke's classical liberal ideals hugely influenced Thomas Jefferson, ... Locke's philosophy was generally one of preventing tyranny and having ...

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John Locke (1632-1704) was an English political and social philosopher who ... John Locke greatly influenced Thomas Jefferson in his views on government ...

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Nov 17, 2015 ... Scrutiny of those writings reveals a refined political philosophy as well as a ... Thomas Jefferson was a born at Shadwell, Virginia, in 1743. ..... Diderot, Charon, and Turgot, and was influenced by men such as Lafayette, Correa ...

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May 31, 2016 ... Much of the Declaration of Independence (drafted by Jefferson) was influenced by Locke's Second Treatise on Government.

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During his lifetime, Thomas Jefferson was accused of having an adulterous affair with Sally Hemings, one of his slaves. In 1998, DNA tests revealed that ...

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