The American Enlightment infused the Founding Father’s debates with a revolution of thought as to how power and government were to function! The idea of the individual as the sovereign and possessing of inalienable natural rights is embedded throughout the foundational documents of the U.S. Government. Discuss these principle concepts as they are embedded and influenced the content of each of the essential documents of the Nation.

The American Enlightment infused the Founding Father’s debates with a revolution of thought as to how power and government were to function! The idea of the individual as the sovereign and possessing of inalienable natural rights is embedded throughout the foundational documents of the U.S. Government.
Discuss these principle concepts as they are embedded and influenced the content of each of the essential documents of the Nation.