While much of the last two units have focused on religious issues, many people used new scientific discoveries to move away from organized religion. In addition, many people looked at the scientific laws that were being written and started to apply them to humanity, creating a set of rights they argued people had from birth.
|Scientific Revolution||Geocentric Universe||Heliocentric Universe||Principa Mathematica||Discourse on Method|
|Deductive Method||Inductive Method||Scientific Method||French Royal Academy of Sciences||Critique of Pure Reason|
|Essay Concerning Human Understanding||Encyclopedia||Wealth of Nations||Laissez-faire||Social Contract|
|Salon||Neoclassicism||Enlightened Absolutism||Seven Years War||French-Indian War|
|Rousseau||Jacques-Louis David||Edward Gibbon||Beccaria||John Wesley|
|Louis XVI||William Pitt the Elder||Frederick II "The Great"||Maria Theresa||Joseph II|
Review Home - Top - Email Me