Magna Carta-What country was it written for? It waswritten for england.-When was it written? 1215-What did it do to the power of monarchies? Itlimited the power of the monarchies.-How was this a form of "rule of law"? Becauseit was rules for kings and queens.
Glorious Revolution -Where did it take place? In England in 1688 -Who took over as King of this country? James ii -What document changed the power of Kings forever and was a result of this revolution? The Magna Carta.
The English Bill of Rights -When was it written? On September 25, 1789 -In two sentences, explain what it did? It spelled out the immunities of individual citizens.
The Enlightenment-In two sentences, describe what theenlightenment was. The Enlightenment was anintellectual movement in 18th Century Europe.“‘The goal of the Enlightenment was toestablish an authoritative ethics, aesthetics,and knowledge based on an "enlightened"rationality’ (WSU 1998).-When did it take place? During the 18 century-Why is it important? Its was very important,supposably the founding fathers believed inenlightment.
Charles-Louis Montesquieu-Where was he from?La Brède, nearBordeaux-What is he mostfamous for?He is famous for hisarticulation of thetheory of separationof powers
John Locke-Where was he from?Wrington, England-Lifespan? 1632-1704-What are natural rights?Natural law and naturalrights follow from thenature of man and theworld. We have the rightto defend ourselves andour property, because ofthe kind of animals that weare.
Jean Jacques Rousseau-Where was he from?Geneva, Switzerland-Lifespan? 1712-1778-What is the SocialContract? principlesof political right.
Thomas Jefferson -Where was he from? Shadwell, Virginia -What is he most famous for writing? the ﬁrst draft of Thomas Edison. -Why did he switch the words from "property" to "the pursuit of happiness"? He thought that the words “Pursuit of happiness” Had more depth and had more relevance.
glorious Revolution Vocabulary part 2 By elizabeth Denney