Ideas of French Enlightenment
give up rights but not all, have choice to switch if ruler fails, say in laws
no one should be persecuted for there beliefs
Idea of a constitutional gov't all powers in a gov't should be seperated in 3 branches judicial, legislative, executive
fought for women education
torture and death aren't good penalties, must be proved guilty, basic rights until proved guilty
gov't shouldn't intervene in buisness, "laissez-faire"