Well, there were some philosophers that helped create the ideals in which they helped create government institutions. In example, John Locke ideals of life liberty and the pursuit of happiness were later used in the Declaration of Independence.
The colonists declared independence from Britain because they were not being treated equally as Englishmen in England. So, they created the Declaration of Independence.
Why did the colonists want to declare independence from England?
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Governments, all governments, have a time of development. Each one develops at its own time and the people in government help influence the changes. The United States government took a long time to get to where it is and it's set rules in place to help it get there such as the Constitution.
Yes! There are many types of governments! There's systems of government such as Unitary, Confederate, and Federal. Each have different principles that guide them in different ways. Some give more power to the people or they limit their power, it really depends. Whether or not a place thrives, say economically, depends on the type of government.