This is a brief summary of Locke, Marx and Objectivism's positions on Property.  Hopefully, it will help you to see that appealing to "anthropology" is exactly the wrong way to arrive at the concept Property. Locke:  He started from the premise that God exists and that God created the Earth with all its materials and animals to serve his highest creation - Man.  Locke was arguing against the Divine Right of Kings as put forth by the Stuart King James I. The full title of Locke's famous