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Absolutism, the modern disease

The word is defined as follows: the acceptance of or belief in absolute principles in political, philosophical, ethical, or theological matters.

It appears to me that we live in an age of absolute beliefs or opinions. 1,168 more words

Joseph de Maistre

April 1st, 1753 – February 26th, 1821

Roman Catholic, philosopher, diplomat, and writer, Joseph de Maistre was born to one of the leading families in Chambéry, Savoy, during the times when it belonged to the Kingdom of Sardinia. 1,046 more words

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Montesquieu

Charles-Louis de Secondat, Baron de Montesquieu was born on January 18th, 1689. Montesquieu was a French political philosopher during the Age of Enlightenment. He was an aristocrat from the south of France, in the region of Bordeaux. 1,077 more words

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Get ready for a Test and Catch Up!

Before Thanksgiving break, we will take a test on the absolute Monarchs. Most of the test will be online. You will also have an opportunity to catch up since senior photos have caused many of you to miss classroom time. 179 more words

Monarchs Of Europe