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WH2 Sec. 1 Vocab.
|natural law||law that governs human nature|
|social contract||an agreement by which they gave up the state of nature for an organized society.|
|natural right||right that belongs to all humans from birth.|
|philosophe||member of a group of Enlightenment thinkers who tried to apply the methods of science to the improvement of society|
|physiocrat||Enlightenment thinker who searched for natural laws to explain economics.|
|laissez faire||policy allowing business to operate with little or no government interference|