Published on February 17, 2014
“Leading a revolution is like riding a tiger.” Arthur S. Hastings - historian
What were the biggest CHANGES in the North American colonies as a result of the American Revolution? (Social, Political, Culture, Economy) What were the main CONTINUITIES in North America from 1650 ce to 1800 ce? (Social, Political, Culture, Economy)
Stable new government (based on the Enlightenment) under the Constitution created the best representative democracy EVER. (Remember, history is all about interpretation!) Economic freedom continued Relative social equality continued (for white men) Separation of religion and government became law
the French government changed frequently from Republic to Monarchy, (with periods of violence and civil war) while many of the revolutionary ideals and laws remained Social classes became less rigid Roman Catholic Church lost power Napoleon spread revolutionary ideas and nationalism through conquest.
Successful Slave Revolt (in other regions inspired slaves, made owners afraid) leads to political and social transformation Military dictatorships were often corrupt, unstable, and unfair Economic decline – plantation agriculture ended, other nations halt trade, few resources remained African religions like Vodun influence culture
Regional conflicts split Central & South America into rival states. Social and political tensions remained between elites, reformers, the military, lower classes, natives, and slaves Economic dependence on Western European economy. Roman Catholicism remained important
What were the biggest CHANGES in the societies of FRANCE, HAITI, and LATIN AMERICA from 1700 to 1850? What were the CONTINUTIES in the societies of FRANCE, HAITI, and LATIN AMERICA from 1700 to 1850? (SOCIETY includes characteristics of social class and culture)
In present day, how would social media help revolutionaries? How could social media be used to hurt revolutionaries?
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The most obvious answer would be the complete independence of theColonies from Great Britain, but there of course are others.
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