HIS Case Study 10

HIS Case Study 10 - the equal amount of knowledge No one is...

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Joshua Huver 13 February, 2008 T. Campbell HIS 1120 Case Study 10 No, Russia is not a European state. Russia is separate from Europe and is rather an Asian state. Russia merely wishes to associate itself with the West and their ideas of thought. When Catherine speaks of equality in her Code of New Laws, she does not mean equality the way the other readings have meant it. When the other readings speak of equality, they speak of people being allowed the same freedoms and the same expectations. When Catherine writes about equality, she writes that everyone should have
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Unformatted text preview: the equal amount of knowledge. No one is smarter or better than anyone else, everyone is the same as a person. They are not interested in the minds of the common Russian people. They also state that part of the Russian equality is that they all are subject to the same punishment, women do not get worse punishments and men are not treated better, a crime is a crime and all must suffer the written consequences regardless of sex or social class....
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This note was uploaded on 05/07/2008 for the course HIS 1120 taught by Professor Campbell during the Spring '08 term at Greensboro College.

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