On the Revolutions of the Heavenly Sphere
Political philosopher that stated that people need government in order to act civil
Political philosopher that stated that people have the right to revolt in time of a tyrannic government
An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations
Reflections on the Revolution in France
Introduced by the National Assembly, it decreed that all men are free/equal, that everyone had the natural rights to liberty, property, security and resistance to oppression. It also allowed freeom of religion, speech, press, petion of government, and freedom from arbitrary arrest.
Publication of Declaration of the Rights of Women
On Liberty and The Subjugation of Women
On the Origin of Species
The Communist Manifesto
A Doll's House
Being and Nothingness
The Second Sex
A war between France and England that added debt in both countries, making the government unpopular and causing revolutions in Europe and America
End of the 7 Years' War
powerful banking family tat ruled florence
Charles VIII of Spain, Henry VII/VIII of England, Ferdinand/Isabella of Spain
The first Prime Minister of England, he governed England when the weak Hanoverian monarchs excercised little real power.
leaders used elightened ideas and principles to enhance their power
king of prussia. longest reign of any Hohenzollern king. He lead prussia to become a leading military power
Wrote "What is the 3rd Estate?" Helped establish the 3rd Estate as the National Assembly. Eventually supported Napoleon's rise power.
Assembly of the 3 Estates in France. Each Estate had one vote, prompting the 3rd Estate to form the National Assembly. Also weakened Louis XVI
French legislature formed by the 3rd Estate at the beginning of the Revolution.
Allowed women to preach