Jun 9, 1215
Magna CartaUsed to stop the king which in this case was John.
English Thinkers-John Locke-self government
-Thomas Hobbs- stated that all people are wicked.
English Bill of RightsA new law was put into play that the King's decisions need to be approved by Parliament before being performed or followed through.
French Revolution & ThinkersCharles-Louis Montesquieu- popular for the phrase fuedilism and byzantine empire
-Born in France
-Balance of Power
-Checks and balances
Declaration of Independence-ALL MEN ARE CREATED EQUAL
-Written by Thomas Jefferson
-Adopted by the Second Continental Congress
-the rights of man
The American RevolutionThinkers
-Declaration of Indedpendance
-Articles of confederation
-American bill of rights and constitution
-war & british defeat
-Nationalism in America
Nationalism in France-Starts a new era
-Basis of Powwer & Authority change
French Declaration of the rights of man and the citizen-Mirrored the declaration of independence
-"Liberty, Equality, Faternity"