Magna Carta England 15th of June in 1215It reduced the power of the king.No person is above the law, not even the king
Glorious Took place in the british isles.revolution William III of Orange English bill of rights
English Bill of rights Written in 1689 It regulated the power of the king.No roman catholic can ever rule england again.
Enlightenment a European movement between 1700-1800 bc emphasizing reason and individualism rather than tradition.In englandBecause it was more beneﬁcial toIndividuals.
Charles-LouisMontesquieu Gironde, France A social commentator and apolitical thinker. Lived during the age of enlightenment. Famous for Separation Of Powers thought.
John Locke Essex, England 1632-1704Life: everyone is entitled to liveonce they are created.Liberty: everyone is entitled to doanything they want to so long as itdoesnt conﬂict with the ﬁrst right.
Jean Jacques Rousseau Geneva 1712-1778“Every law the people have notratiﬁed in person is null andvoid — is, in fact, not a law.”“The legislative power belongsto the people, and can belong toit alone.”
Thomas Jefferson Shadwell, Virginia United State ConstitionHe switched “Property” to Slide 8- Thomas Jefferson (Insert “pursuit of hapiness” picture of him) -Where was he from? :) -What is he most famous for because of the emotional writing? -Why did he switch the words from "property" to "the pursuit of happiness"? effect on the readers