Flashcards in Chapter 22 Section 1,2 Deck (19):
A new way of thinking about natural world
Created heliocentric theory
Planets revolve around the sun
After Brahe’s death in 1601, his assistant, a brilliant mathematics help to prove Copernicus was correct
Italian scientists; discovered planet surface; support heliocentric theory
A logical procedure for gathering and testing ideas
An English politician and writer had a passionate interest in science
France; he developed analytical geometry, which linked algebra and geometry
English scientist; helped to bring together their breakthroughs under a single theory of motion
The ideas of the scientific revolution paved the way for a new movement.
Hobbes called this agreement, by which people created government.
Philosopher, held a different, more positive, view of human nature.
According to Locke, all people are born free and equal, with life, liberty, and property.
French word word for philosophers, social critics of this period in France
He published more than 70 books of political essays, philosophy, history, fiction, and drama
The baron de _______, devoted himself to the study of political liberty.
Separation of powers
Montesquieu beloved power was balanced among three groups. Executive power, carried out the laws of the state. Legislative , lawmaking. Judicial, to see which law applied to the special case
Jean Jacques Rousseau
Was passionately committed to individual freedom