ap gov we the people speech

ap gov we the people speech - representation via an elected...

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The United States government was founded in a time of great oppression and tyranny by the government of the British Empire. As a result the founding fathers sought to eliminate this from occurring ever again, so they came up with a government that includes both classical republicanism a system that is the concept of the a social contract, meaning that the citizens of a country would give up some of their freedoms in order for
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Unformatted text preview: representation via an elected official, natural rights however are natural rights (also called moral rights or unalienable rights) are rights which are not contingent upon the laws, customs, or beliefs of a particular society or polity. Natural rights are thus necessarily universal to prevent any future cruelty of government....
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This note was uploaded on 03/08/2010 for the course POLSCI 442 taught by Professor Minton during the Spring '10 term at St. Johns Duplicate.

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