Major Thinkers/ Founders and Books
-John Stuart Mill
-Agreement of the People manifesto
-George Savile 1st Marquess of Halifax
-Patriarcha: or the Natural Powers of Kings(Filmer)
-Communist manifesto(Marx and Engels)
-Filippo Tommaso Marinetti
View of Human Nature
-Positive view of human nature and believe humans are rational and act in their own best interest. -Pessimistic view of human nature, they believe in both good and evil in people and people need influence from family, religion, and community. -Believe human nature is flexible and multifaceted and shaped by their social circumstances. -Positive view of human nature.
-Society is a product of economy
-Human nature distorted by capitalism.
-Humans cannot be trusted and their lives must be controlled. -Sex, race, culture etc define who and what people are.
-More left wing
-Free and fair elections
-Freedom of the press
-Freedom of Religion
-Open to change.
-More right wing
-Preservation of traditional family and moral values.
-Responsible government spending.
-Not keen on change.
-Ideas are both left and right.
-Nationalism of the means of production, distribution and exchange. -Left and right
-Replace profit based economy with public ownership and communal control of major means of production and resources. -Far right
-Dictator having full power
-Suppressing opposition and criticism.
-Regimenting all industry and commerce.
Positive or Negative Factors
-The positive view on human nature is a...
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