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Unformatted text preview: put in positions that they are best suited o State does well when the people who are able to make the best decisions make the decisions o Marriage will be prohibited- but there is a minister of mating Soldier Class- Thymos Americas founders werent fond of democracy Adams- democracy will eventually die Jefferson- 51% will take away rights of 49% Liberalism- Classical Liberalism- 17 th , 18 th , 19 th c. (Jefferson)- against traditional medieval view of humans and society- that human nature was bad and needed to be redeemed through religion; against politics- power should be concentrated in the top; attacks ascriptive characteristics- accidental no choice in where/how you were born; There is meritocracy and individualism- it attacks monarchy and aristocracy...
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This note was uploaded on 03/02/2011 for the course PSC 110 taught by Professor Steinel during the Spring '11 term at GWU.
- Spring '11