Lecture 3 sec 1-6 final

Lecture 3 sec 1-6 final - Lecture 3 September 9, 2009...

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Lecture 3 September 9, 2009 Review: State of Nature The Social Contract Labor-Value Theory of Property Economic systems: In socialism, the state owns the means of production, so this limits absolute control over your own labor. In return, the state provides broad social services - “cradle to grave.” Inherent in the social contract theory of government and civil society is the idea that capitalism is the logical economic system. Capitalism – economic system based on the idea of a free- market economy. Minimal government regulation and private control of business. FOUNDING DOCUMENTS The Declaration of Independence The bulk of the document uses Lockean language to explain the severance of political ties to Great Britain. The list of grievances shows that the King has violated the
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social contract theory. But did this arrangement apply to the colonists? When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws of Nature and of Nature's God entitle them, a decent respect to the opinions of mankind requires that they should declare the causes which impel
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This note was uploaded on 04/14/2011 for the course POLI SCI 0859 taught by Professor Robinkolodny during the Fall '09 term at Temple.

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Lecture 3 sec 1-6 final - Lecture 3 September 9, 2009...

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