"Man was born free, and everywhere he is in chains" (Document 1.2B)
Published Works: He was an influential thinker during the Enlightenment. And inspired leaders of the French Revelation.
Background: Born in Geneva in 1712. At age 13 his mother died, his father was a failed watchmaker who was forced to leave Geneva to avoid being imprisoned for fighting in a dule. Rosseau be leaved that people are born good, independent, and compassionate.
Achievements: French philosopher and writer of the Age of Enlightenment
"Fear and I were born twins" (Document 1.2B)
Background: Born in England in 1588, Father was a clergyman, and Hobbs was educated in the classes at Oxford University. Traveled to students different forms of government. The english civil war promoted Hobbs to flee to Paris and to become a political philosopher.
Achievements: In 1651 Hobbs wrote his most famous with, Levithan
Published works: A great english political philosopher, scientist, and historian. Most known for his masterpiece Leviathan