Applying Scientific & Enlightenment Principles. Mary Wollstonecraft. Wrote: A Vindication of the Rights of Women
Wrote: A Vindication of the Rights of Women
Wrote: The Wealth of Nations
Censorship – A restriction on access to ideas and information.
Another impact of the Enlightenment is a growth in the belief that democracy was the best form of government.
These concepts, along with other challenges to traditional authority, became important in the growth of democracy.
Enlightened Despot – An absolute ruler who used his or her power to reform society and bring about political or social change.