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Agenda. BW – Complete MC questions, get out hwk CW Notes/Discussion CW 2 Reading and questions WARNING – Possibility of a pop quiz Friday Quote of the Day. “People shouldn’t be afraid of their governments. Governments should be afraid of their people.” - V.

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Agenda

  • BW – Complete MC questions, get out hwk

  • CW Notes/Discussion

  • CW 2 Reading and questions

  • WARNING – Possibility of a pop quiz Friday

  • Quote of the Day.

    “People shouldn’t be afraid of their governments. Governments should be afraid of their people.” - V


  • The clergy (or church) expressed the most opposition to the scientific method.

Galileo before the papal court


Why would the Church be opposed to Scientific method?


  • As a result of the Scientific Revolution, reason and experimentation was applied to political thinking.

The Enlightenment


What was the Enlightenment? Notes #5B


  • It was a time in the 1700’s, in which philosophers examined natural laws governing the universe (like scientists of the Scientific Revolution did).

Drafting the

Declaration of

Independence

Galileo


  • Philosophers were interested in changing people’s relationship with their government.


  • They believed that government decisions should be based on laws of nature and reason.

U.S. Constitution


Philosophers:

  • John Locke believed that governments should protect people’s natural rights.

Declaration

of

Independence


  • Rousseau believed that the power of the government should be derived from those who are governed.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau


  • Voltaire believed in free speech.

  • Montesquieu believed in a separation of governmental powers.

Voltaire

Baron de Montesquieu


Effects:

  • The philosophers encouraged the American and French Revolutions due to their support for natural rights.

American

Revolution

French

Revolution


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