Age of Revolutions or Civil War + Old Regimes, New nation-states & nationalism

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In the 18th Century, Revolution meant there was a fundamental and ....... process of change
Innovative
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What was revolution the new basis for?
New Nation States
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What revolution led to the transformation of the economy?
Industrial Revolution
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There were a few main features of the 1763 socio-political landscape, name 2.
Monarchies were prevalent and there was state religion
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There were a few main features of the 1763 socio-political landscape, name 1 more.
Many localities and regions were ruled by their own laws & regulations
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When was the American Revolution?
1765-1783
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How did the American Revolution start?
With a dispute over taxes
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Who was the American Revolution led by?
Slave-Owning elite
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When was the Declaration of Independence?
1776
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There were 3 main rights assigned by the Declaration, what were they?
Right to life, right to liberty & pursuit of happiness and the people's right to throw out a tyrannical government
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When was the French Revolution?
1789-1799
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In the French Revolution what generated into rebellion?
Financial Crisis
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What did radical innovations aim to change?
The Old Regime
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Name 3 things they aimed towards with this idea.
Religion under state control, rights of men universal, abolition of guilds
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During the Age of Revolutions there were waves of missions of.....
Liberation
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What revolutions did Francisco de Miranda fight in?
American Revolution and French Revolution
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He also failed to liberate where?
Spanish America
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Many new nation states were forming in Europe and the Americas. Name 3 long lasting ones.
Argentina, Mexico and Chile
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During the Age of Democratic revolutions there were demands for social equality alongside......
greater freedom of expression & national self-determination
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What happened during the Paris Commune of 1871?
Revolutionary and socialist government was elected and briefly rules Paris
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What did the Paris Commune give acceptance to?
The ideas of Karl Marx and communism
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Who led the 1910 Mexican Revolution?
The peasant leader
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What did demands of this revolution include?
Land Reform
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Mexico's 1917 constitution was written to preserve something, what was it?
The principles of revolution
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Name some common patterns in revolution
Risings often violent, revolutionaries had variety of motives, often triggered by external factors
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