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7 Cards in this Set

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that god chooses a monarch and gives the monarch authority to rule
Divine right of kings
the highest degree of political authority
the principles that arose to govern human behavior before society exsisted; hobbes suggested that natural laws gives people natural rights
natural laws
an agreement amoung people to follow laws and rulers for behavior
social contract
the principles that arose to govern the human behavior before society exsisted
natural rights
the concept that people create their own government and agree for consent to be governed by it.
popular sovereignty
under a seperation of government
powers each branch of government has its own functions and duties;not one branch can control the other branches
seperation of powers