History 105 Monday

History 105 Monday - History 105 Monday God created man with rights Life liberty and property Man created govt to protect his natural rights Social

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History 105 Monday, September 17, 2007 God created man with rights Life liberty and property Man created govt to protect his natural rights Social contract Govt job is to protect rights Your jobs is to obey the laws Madison wrote constitution in a way that the public is in control Preamble of dec of indep Written by Jefferson Benjamin Franklin born in Boston runs away to Philadelphia First job as a printer starts his career Americans have gotten away from church Evangelist Great awakening George Whitfield Jonathan Edwards 1704 first continuously published news paper 1735 trial of john peter zinger First freedom of press trial for slander of British governor After trial constantly criticized British officials Mercantilism we supply raw materials to English Parliament takes over the government to remove England’s first attempt is the navigation acts were England’s first attempt to enforce mercantilism Everything had to go through London and pay a tax… going and coming Second attempt to control smuggling they took NY NJ Sir Edmond Andros Abolishes all meeting and religious punishment We overthrow Andros and capture him and send him back to England They took away our right to trial by jury French in America 1608 Quebec is the first permanent French colony Fur was their cash crop French married Indians
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This note was uploaded on 03/26/2008 for the course HIST 105 taught by Professor Hatfield during the Fall '07 term at Texas A&M.

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History 105 Monday - History 105 Monday God created man with rights Life liberty and property Man created govt to protect his natural rights Social

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