Topic: John locke

Social Contract Theory: Creating a Cooperative Learning Environment

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Materials needed: John Locke’s Second Treatise on Government, chapters two and eight. An alternative is James Rachels’ The Elements of Moral Philosophy, chapter eleven, “The Idea of a Social Contract” (see full citations and links in the ‘Resources’ section) A questionnaire (see below) Poster board for displaying the finished constitution Optional: online discussion forum; wig Social Contract Theory: Creating a Cooperative Learning Environment