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Unformatted text preview: the cause of independence-On July 1776 The second continental congress declared independence from Great Britain o British upper class to American upper class o Long term evolutionary process towards democracy-French Revolution was based on same principles as American Revolution o French Revolution different and more deadly in tone o Extremely bloody o First revolution in the modern sense of the world-French Revolution was a transfer of power between classes-French Revolution represented a radical shift in power structures.-Term terrorism appeared during the French Revolution-Burke: referred to the governments violence as reign of Terror using the word terrorism to describe actions of the new government-...
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This note was uploaded on 12/10/2011 for the course GSIS 100 taught by Professor Jones during the Spring '11 term at Embry-Riddle FL/AZ.
- Spring '11
- Common Sense