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STUDY GUIDE Abigail Adams-  WRONG ANSWER Adam Smith  (Liberalism)  Inquiry in to the Nature  and Causes of the Wealth of Nations… *the invisible hand* -Pro “laissez faire” believed the Gov’t should have to do  as little as possible with the economic exchange.  –THE GOV’T HAS 3 PROPER FUNCTIONS –defend the country  against invasion –promote justice- by protecting property right and maintain order – Provide certain “public works”  Classical liberals-  Followed Darwin-argued that Gov’t should be as small as possible in order to leave room for  the Gov’t to interfere. Are the founding fathers, roots from Locke Common Sense-  a pamphlet written by Thomas Paine. The Gov’t even the best Gov’t is a “Necessary evil”, bc it  coerces us and controls our lives –Similar  to Second Treaties of Gov’t Constitutionalism- (t/f)   Part of democracy have to have a constitution, written form-  - leads toward democracy by  formatting the law Declaration of the Rights of Woman (1791)- (mc)   Written by  Olympe de Gouges in 1791 to Marie Antoinette asking  for women’s rights to be free and equal, It includes a rewritten marriage oath so men and women are equal in  marriage. It also suggests laws to assist widows and compensate young girls given false promises and then  abandoned. James Madison Antifederalist and supporter of the constitution, 4 th  president, one of the founding fathers and can  be considered “Father of the Constitution       John Rawls-  “A theory of justice” believed the old liberal device of the social contract can help us to discover the  principles of social justice. ..the veil of ignorance…equal dist. of wealth and resources makes worst off people work  harder Parliamentary form of government-  (T/F)  2 Parties Dominate: Labors, Conservative. One votes in Prime Minister  into house of commons.  –House of Lords aren’t elected: People w/ the title of nobility will be eligible to serve but  most don’t -Gov’t: writes the laws… -Prime Minister: Pass Laws  Pericles- (t/f)  The most Famous leader of the Athenian democracy, leader of the Golden Age, discovery of silver, 
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This note was uploaded on 12/09/2008 for the course POLI SCI 101 taught by Professor Mercurrio during the Fall '08 term at San Diego State.

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