How did John Locke influence American government?

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John Locke was the philosopher most closely associated with the concept of natural rights.
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How did the ideas and principles of John Locke influence the American Revolution?

Influence of John Locke The delegates attending the Continental Congress based their defense of liberty as a natural right granted to all men on the ideas of John Locke. Lock

How did John Locke influence on the American and French revolution?

Answer . Locke believed that people had natural rights of life liberty and property, and if these rights were violated, it gave the people a right to rebel against the gove

How did john Locke influence the American colonists?

John Locke influenced the American colonists with his ideas aboutgovernment power and individual rights. For example, he believed inthe right to private ownership of property.

How did John Hancock influence the creation of American Government?

he went against the stamp act in 1765 and he funded the sons of liberty. and in 1774 he was the first president of the second continetal congress which led to the decleration

How did john Locke influence th American constitution?

in the declaration Tomas Jefferson said "We hold these truths to be self evident: that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain inalienab