Topic: Contributions of moral thinkers and philosophers from India and world.
7) Discuss the contribution of John Locke to the field of ethics.(250 words)
Ethics by Lexicon publications
Why this question:
The question s direct and is about discussing the contributions of John Locke to the field of ethics.
Key demand of the question:
elaborate discussion is demanded about relevance of John Locke’s works in field of ethics.
Discuss – This is an all-encompassing directive – you have to debate on paper by going through the details of the issues concerned by examining each one of them. You have to give reasons for both for and against arguments.
Structure of the answer:
Begin with brief on John Locke like how the English philosopher and political theorist John Locke laid much of the groundwork for the Enlightenment and made central contributions to the development of liberalism.
Give detailed discussion on the contributions of John Locke and relate it with real life examples to show its importance in ethics. Discuss how his contributions are relevant even today especially in the administration from ethical point of view.
Conclude by reasserting the importance of his work and its relevance today.