Who contradicted the ideas in the US Constitution?
The Constitution uses ideas from philosophers from the Enlightenment era. For example, John Locke's ideas on securing life, http://wiki.answers.com/Q/How_did_the_enlightenment_ideas_influence_the_American_revolution_and_constitution# and property and Montesquieu's ideas on separation of powers and checks and balances.
What are come political and legal ideas contained in the declaration of independence US constitution and the French Declaration of the Rights of Man?
Because he was one of the people who believed that the constitution shouldn't be interpreted and didn't believe in loose constitution (using the constitution as a guide, implying new rights and ideas from what is initially written in it). What did he do? He went ahead and contradicted himself by getting himself into the Louisiana purchase. The constitution says that it's only up to congress to add a new part to the nation NOT the…