Chapter 8: Harrison Lane

  • John Locke

    The two treaties listed the natural rights of the people of life, liberty and property. The ruler or the ruled has an agreement that the government has to protect the rights of the people or they can rebel.
  • Spirit of Laws

    Baron de Montesquieu wrote a book called Spirits of Laws. He stressed that the government needs to be divided up into groups.
  • The written Bill of Rights

    George Mason wrote fo. Virgina's constitution.
  • Articals of Confederations

    the Articals of Confederation was approved by the continental congress which created a loose alliance.