Revolutions and Political Developments 1750-1914
- Key economic changes that preceded the Industrial Revolution
- What were the main features of Industrial revolution? Do you agree that Industrialization was at the root of competitive nationalism that led to great wars? Justify.
- "For Britain, the American revolution brought more severe loss than simply the loss of thirteen colonies." Discuss in the light of consequences of American Revolution.
- "The American War of Independence was a revolution that sought significant and deep societal change." Do you agree with this view?
- American Revolution was a natural and even expected event in the history of colonial people who had come of age. Comment.
- Present a critical overview of the circumstances that led to Revolution in France.
- Explain the meaning of Ancien Regime and seigneurial system in context with pre-revolution France? What happened to them when revolution broke out in France?
- Elucidate the meaning and importance of "Bastille" and "Great Fear" in context with French Revolution.
- Napoleon was the child of the revolution, but in many ways he reversed the aims and principles of the movement from which he sprang. Comment.
- The Napoleonic Empire was doomed because of its inherent and self-defeating contradictions. Elucidate.
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