Today we're learning about the enlightenment philosophers. lets look into the past
My name is voltaire and I believe in the efficiency of reason.
Hi, my name is Mary Wollstonecraft and I belive in education for both men and women.
the teacher is showing the students some examples of good philosophers from the enlightenment period. by doing this he found a video to directly explain what the philosophers believed.
Hi my name is baccarria and I believe in crime that fits the punishment.
Voltaire also believed social progress could be achieved through inductive reasoning and that no authority—religious or political or otherwise—should be immune to challenge by reason. He emphasized in his work the importance of tolerance, especially religious tolerance.
Hi my name is smith and I believe that the government should stay out of the economy's supply and demand.
Mary argues that women are not naturally inferior to men, but appear to be only because they lack education. She suggests that both men and women should be treated as rational beings and imagines a social order founded on reason and rationalism.
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Beccaria emphasized individual dignity within the criminal justice system. He stood against the use of torture and capital punishment.
Smith believed that the government should enforce social contracts and grant patents and copyrights to encourage inventions and new ideas. For example, Laissez-faire.