Unformatted text preview: Regulation of commerce in the Constitution Faction Mixed constitution Estates Modern theory of representation The problem of the unit Ambition must counteract ambition Essay review There were five major theories discussed in this part of the course -- the theories of Machiavelli, Hobbes, Locke, Rousseau, and the Federalists. For the essays, students should understand what type of government each theory was advocating, how the theory justified its prescriptions for government, and major concepts used by each theory. Having a sense of the “big picture” is important. Also, students should be able to make intelligent comparisons between the theories and be able to thoughtfully critique the theories without relying on uncritical praise of America or references to Hitler....
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- Spring '09
- Political Philosophy, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, English Civil War