Locke on Religious Toleration

  • Edwin Curley University of Michigan, USA, Emeritus Professor of Philosophy
Keywords: Locke, Augustine, religious toleration, Christian exclusivism


The paper analyses and criticizes Locke’s arguments for religious toleration presented in his Letter concerning Toleration. The author argues that the epistemology Locke developed in his Essay concerning Human Understanding made a more constructive contribution to the case for toleration.


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