MAGNA CARTAThe Magna Carta was written for Englandwritten in 1215Limited the power of the monarchiesIt limits the kings and queens power in their kingdom
GLORIOUS REVOLUTIONThis revolution took place in EnglandKing William the thirdThe Magna Carta
THE ENGLISH BILL OF RIGHTSThe English Bill of Rights was written in 1689Limited the power of the monarch. It also limitedBritish colonization.
THE ENLIGHTENMENTAlso called the Age of Reason. It was an elite culturalmovement of intellectuals in 18th century Europe thatmobilized the power of reason to reform society andadvance knowledge.It was important because it promoted intellectualinterchange and opposed intolerance and abuse inchurch and state.
CHARLES-LOUIS MONTESQUIEUHe is from FranceBest known for his work called Spirit of the Laws
JOHN LOCKEHe was from England29 August, 1632- 28 October, 1704Natural Rights are inalienable rights. These Rightscannot be removed.
JEAN JACQUE ROUSSEAUHe was Geneva28 June 1712- 2 July 1778The social contract helped inspire political reforms orrevolutions. This affected Europe, most especiallyFrance.
THOMAS JEFFERSONThomas Jefferson was from VirginiaThomas Jefferson wrote the Declaration ofIndependence