great charter; trail by one's peers(equals); limited Government
Due Process of Law
Petition of Rights
prohibited king from imprisioning political critics without a jury trail; king/queen must obey the law
English Bill of Rights
applied to english citizens and american colonists; king/ queen must have parliment approval
not to be subjected to cruel or unusal punishment
women's right to vote
Great Britian and England's government; house of lords and commons
house of lords
house of commons
Two Treastises on civil government
"state of nature"
Jean Jacques Rousseau
freedom/liberty in a society
people right to tell how to be governed
first political writer; "seperate but equal"
written grant or authority
May Flower Compact
41 men 1. direct gov't 2. major rule 3. equal treatment of adult white men
understanding between people and government
power to govern
law making body
First colonial constitution
fundamental order of connecticut
first national constitution
article of confederation
first colonial legislature
virginia house of burgesis
first national legislature
Pennsylvania Frame of Government
model for US Constitution
Pennsylvania Charter of Privileges
model for Bill of Rights
Refusing to purchase
Goal of second continental congress
peace with british parliment
Thomas Paine wrote it mocked the king; pro independant newsletter
loyal to country favored independance
Colonists; loyal to Great Britian
Life Liberty and Property and 2 treasties
life liberty and pusuit of happiness; Thomas Jefferson
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