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What amendment to the United States Constitution did Voltaire influence?
The social contract is a deal between the government and the ___________.
What event influenced the views of Thomas Hobbes, and to a lesser extent, John Locke?
The idea that women were only inferior to men because they lacked education was proposed by _______________.
Absolute monarchy was a form of government supported by _____________.
What two institutions allied to support absolute rule before/during the Enlightenment?
Which thinker supported freedom of speech and religion?
What theory did thinkers apply to government, economics, and society during the Enlightenment?
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What thinker proposed that the Criminal Justice System upholds the social contract?
Separation of Powers and Check and Balances were ideas contributed by ______________.
What theory supported the rule of absolute monarchs?
The Enlightenment resulted from what time period?
Which thinker stated that the people may rebel against the government if it is not protecting their rights?
The Enlightenment ended with the __________.
The field of ethics was developed by ______________.
The general will, or government being guided by the people, is an idea of ________________.

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