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french quizzz - French universalism ideas, concepts, and...

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French universalism – ideas, concepts, and beliefs as conceived by everyone (we’re better than you) Modernity – part of western history that was signaled by the French revolution liberty, equality, fraternity, universalism French exception – wanted to become an exceptional nations associated with principles of enlightenment Old Regime – Medieval times, kings…ended with French Revolution (1789) The Republic – Newer France How did France take shape – Cleaning up, middle class dominance, cafes, suffrage (for men) Outsiders” – ragpickers, syphilitic prostitute, impressionist 1789 French revolution 2 nd empire 1852-1870 Napoleon takes over, gets people on his side Railroads Dept Store Cafes Haussmanization World Fair Realism – Art depicts modern life Impressionism Photography and collapsible tubes of paint( had to paint what cant be taken a picture of) 3 rd Republic 1870-1940 France loses Franco-Prussian war Napoleon captured in Sedan
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This note was uploaded on 05/09/2008 for the course FREN 169 taught by Professor Celestin during the Spring '07 term at UConn.

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