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Who demolishes social contract theory

Maitre

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What is the basis for hegels master slave problem

Humans need constant recognition from others.

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What did Karl Marx say in regard to the master slave struggle

Whoever has the material goods becomes the master

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What did Hobbes believe in regards to human nature

Humans are naturalistically selfish and animalistic

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What would life be like in a state of anarchy according to Hobbes

Nasty, brutish, and short

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Did John Locke believe the leviathan could hold absolute power

No humans have the basic rights to life liberty and property

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When can citizens overthrow or rebel against their government

When the rights of individuals are not being considered by the government

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How did Roseau believe human nature was

It is essentially good

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When do citizens have the right to rebel according to Rousseau

When the good will is being infringed upon

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Who believed that the government has no right to interfere in the lives of citizens unless it is for protection

John Stuart mill

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What are the four extremes of state

Totalitarianism, authoritarianism, fascism, anarchism

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What is totalitarianism

A form of govt run by a dictator

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What is authoritarianism

A form of govt under which individual rights are severely restricted by the ruler or the ruling party

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What kind of govt is a system in which extreme nationalism led by an exalted ruler where there is complete censorship of the press and a strong military

Fascism