Homework for 7-1

Intro Paragraph: How government systems were before the Enlightenment and how they sought to change it. (Absolute Monarchies)

1st body: Contrast the views of Hobbes and Locke using textual evidence. How were their views on government and subjects different?

2nd body: How did Rousseau, Montesquieu and Voltaire view government?

3rd body: Could the Declaration of Independence and American Revolution have occurred without the views and beliefs of these thinkers?