Thus this political view was applicable at the time

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Thus, this political view was applicable at the time as well as compared to today. Lessons which apply in current times can be drawn from this notion, especially when it comes to conflicts between the Western countries and the Middle East countries (O'Neill, 2016). Every first world nation continues to improve on their military power to ensure they can never be usurped by an unruly nation such as North Korea.
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SURNAME 3 Milton, John “Paradise Lost” “Paradise Lost” is an epic poem written by John Milton in the late 17th century. The aim of Milton in this tale is to explain the role of God in the lives of human beings. The poem follows the biblical creation of the first human, the story of the Garden of Eden, and the ultimate failure of the human society. Even though this “fall” is viewed by society as a negative occurrence in the relationship between God and the people, Milton saw it as a way of true and absolute repentance. He believed that the Church should be divided into different denominations compared to the rule of one religion. This action would provide more freedom for the believers of the Christian religion. Since he was not an active participant in the physical confrontations against the Church and the political regime, he championed his messages through literary works such as “Paradise Lost”. John Milton was not an anarchist, he believed in the political system and liberalism. However, he felt that the monarch political system of the time hampered people from enjoying these principles and that is why he often wrote materials that were against the status quo. Thus, Milton was considering the entire issue of politics in terms of biblical teachings. He saw heaven as the ultimate kingdom where God was the ruler, and Satan was the main enemy. In his works, he tries to portray politics as a ruling system with set laws. However, every person has their choice and are not forced to make any decision. He, thus, viewed, that the monarch rule was stupid according to his epic poem. He was against the entire system and yearned for its abolition. His ideas of a more encompassing form of administrations is currently being practiced through democracy. Countries where its citizens firmly uphold their constitutions and follow the democratic process in its entirety when voting for political leaders are often the most advanced ones (O'Neill, 2016).
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SURNAME 4 De Pizan, Christine “Treasure of the City of Ladies” This text is also known as “The Book of Three Virtues”. The writer defends women against various authors that have spoken ill on women’s characters. Christine is seen to have political views against misogyny since during the period she lived, women were excluded from all forms of important decisions. She is able to speak for women by describing most of them as virtuous due to their three major traits which are justice, reason, and rectitude. In her tale, these three traits are personified, and the author has to establish cities filled with women of such conduct. De Pizan’s political view is expressed in this book by fighting for the rights of women.
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