Unformatted text preview: Sympathy should facilitate the general point of view • Conquest, succession, and positive law o Similar justifications for government o Whatever government is in power is legitimate • Right 2 rebellion- what does that mean? o (opening of Sec. X) – things have to be bad enough that we would risk total anarchy before we will be motivated to rebel o Its more of a psychological theory than a moral one • Equality- not based on a priori principles o Hume is more like Locke, more of a description of society (more positive view), not a fundamentally moral account. o Assumes that people are going to react in roughly the same way...
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This note was uploaded on 08/03/2008 for the course PSCI 181 taught by Professor Hirshmann during the Spring '08 term at UPenn.
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