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Enlightenment

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The Scientific Revolution concept of discovering truth. (change)era associated primarily with the 16th and 17th centuries during which new ideas and knowledge in physics, astronomy, biology
Nicolas Copernicus
William Harvey
Galileo
Johannes Kepler
Sir Francis Bacon
Rene Descartes
Sir Isaac Newton
the Age of Enlightenment was an elite cultural movement of intellectuals in 18th century Europe, that sought to mobilize the power of reason in order to reform society and advance knowledge.
John Locke Gain Knowledge through experience, everyone is born equal everyone
Thomas Hobbes should have equal ruling over government (predator or Fearful)
Philosophers a person who offers views or theories on profound questions in ethics, metaphysics, logic, and other related fields.
progress moving forward and creating new ideas
deism / in the philosophy of religion is the standpoint that reason and observation of the natural world, without the need for organized religion,
tolerance have to allow other people to believe what they want
Jean Jacques Rousseau
Mary Wollestencraft
The Vindication of the Rights of Women women should be treated equal to men
The Social Contract is an intellectual device intended to explain the appropriate relationship between individuals and their governments
The General Will made famous by Jean-Jacques Rousseau, is a concept in political philosophy referring to the desire or interest of a people as a whole.
Created by: winkken14
 

 



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