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Unformatted text preview: still awarded to the clergy i.e. tax exemption and prominence in the First Estate, after the reformation. With nearly 1/6 of all French citizens being of Protestant Faith, are you surprised that their power has not diminished over time, given a decline in membership in France and throughout Europe? 5) As Bakers writing continues, we see an in depth depiction develop concerning the role of a Prince in French Society and Politics. In this portion of the writing we see the Monarch or Princes rule continue to be defined as Absolute and Without Justification. In your opinion did the lack of representation given towards the public with regards to government and the running of the nation contribute to the eventual fall of the monarchy, for the populace must of seem distraught and frustrated by their lack of say within the running of the nation....
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This note was uploaded on 10/03/2011 for the course HST 121 taught by Professor Goldy during the Spring '05 term at Miami University.
- Spring '05