Lack of a tradition of working democracy opposition

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Lack of a tradition of working democracy Opposition from monarchists hostile to the Republic Opposition from extreme right-wing groups (Falange) - did not believe democracy would solve Spain’s problems Serious socioeconomic divisions - any reforming action would leave one section of society dissatisfied Rise of political extremism in Europe Fear of communist revolution The Great Depression 2. Which were the most important reforms made by the Left government (1931-33) ? (see table on p. 80)
3. Why was there opposition to these reforms on the left? And on the right?
4. List some specific evidence to show how the Right government (1933-36) tried to roll back the reforms of the Left government before it:
5. What happened in Asturias in 1934, and why was it important?

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