Europe - •Nationalism moving from middle-class elite and...

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•Creation of centralized states •Declining power of the monarchies and aristocracies, esp. in western Europe, replacement by class societies •Urbanization •Increasing industrialization—and with it, increasing pace of change, speed of transportation, commercial penetration of hinterlands, overseas trade increases •Increasing capitalism—wage labor, banking services
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Unformatted text preview: •Nationalism moving from middle-class elite and left toward the right; rising tide of popular nationalism •Increasing democratization (widened suffrage), though this is slow and halting, esp. in eastern Europe •Increasing literacy •Increasing politicization of all classes...
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This note was uploaded on 02/08/2012 for the course HIST 1003 taught by Professor Zucker during the Fall '08 term at LSU.

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