“All men are naturally in . . . a state of perfect freedom to order their actions, and dispose of their possessions and persons, as they think fit, within the bounds of the law of nature, without asking leave [of], or depending upon the will of any other man.” —John Locke, Second Treatise on Government
Which principle that contributed to American constitutional democracy does this quotation represent?

A. natural rights philosophy


Locke says that men are naturally free, so this is the philosophy of natural rights.

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