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... Explanations on John Locke’s Notion of Property Rights Known widely as the father ical liberalism, John Locke (August 29, 1632-October 28 1704) had a very strong conviction on property right. To Locke, the earth and the fullness therein is property which is to be used by people in common, to the benefit of these people and to these people’s existence. To possess this property in common, every individual in the society should be accorded with the right to that property. Therefore, an individual has to have a way of earning all of his properties, in order to possess individual property which is to be used by only by a sole individual. Locke also points out that the property that is acquired has to be...