- Athens: gov by people/democracy, philosophy
- Rome: gov for people/rule of law (vs decree), mixed regime= Combination of different types of regimes
Montesquieu: gave us the idea of the debate (people elected who rule for the people).
- Jerusalem: universal god, shema (hear oh Israel the lord is god, the lord is one), dignity
Human nature and god
Universalism, driven by religious moral, entire truths everyone could know
- London: Classical liberalism
limited gov, Magna Carta, English bill of rights, social contract theory (John locke: first treatise/divine right ? divine wrong !...second treatise/legitimacy leads consent, property "chief end", evolution)