©m cdougal littell inc all rights reserved prologue the legacy of ancient greece and rome 11 name _____ date _____ prologue section 4 (pages 24–29) before you read. People’s democratic revolution an anti-imperialist, anti-feudal, democratic revolution that developed in a number of european and asian countries during world war ii and the postwar period and that was the prologue to socialist transformations in these countries other terms meaning “people’s democratic revolution” include “national democratic. The french revolution was a watershed event in modern european history that began in 1789 and ended in the late 1790s with the ascent of napoleon bonaparte during this period, french citizens.
The war for the revolution took place between july 1936 and april 1939 (although the political situation had already been violent for several years before) and ended with the defeat of the republicans, resulting in the fascist dictatorship of francisco franco. Political change during the industrial the introduction of liberalism in the 18th century meant a new age in british politics, which continued through the industrial revolution gladstone (liberal) and disraeli (conservative) were two of the most influential political leaders of the late industrial revolution. Fourth, a revolution took place in communications and transport unprecedented numbers of people in this era took advantage of steamships and railroads to migrate long distances within continental spaces as well as across oceans.
Revolutions of 1848, series of republican revolts against european monarchies, beginning in sicily, and spreading to france, germany, italy, and the austrian empirethey all ended in failure and repression, and were followed by widespread disillusionment among liberals. The industrial revolution, which started in britain before sweeping through europe and the usa, is traditionally viewed as the deepest mutation ever known to have affected men since neolithic times. Brief overview causes on the surface, the most apparent cause of the enlightenment was the thirty years’ warthis horribly destructive war, which lasted from 1618 to 1648, compelled german writers to pen harsh criticisms regarding the ideas of nationalism and warfare. Understanding capitalism part v: evolution of the american economy by - march 15, 2013 when the united states of america was founded in 1787 it was the most egalitarian western nation in the world for citizens of european descent, indeed one of the most egalitarian major societies in all of human history.
The russian revolution the russian revolution was the most important revolution of the 20 th century, and was one of the most important revolutions in the history of the world i would place it as the third most important revolution after the american and french revolutions. The industrial revolution was a period when new sources of energy, such as coal and steam, were used to power new machines designed to reduce human labor and increase production. Two tactics of social democracy in the democratic revolution a pamphlet by v i lenin in which he provides the theoretical foundation for the strategy and tactics of the bolshevik party and criticizes the opportunistic tactics of the mensheviks during the revolution of 1905–07 in russia (poln sobr soch, 5th ed, vol 11, pp 1–131) the work was. Tom murphy vii/wikimedia commons although the american industrial revolution wouldn't take full effect until the middle of the 1800s, one colonial innovator did make his mark upon the young nation.
The french revolution of 1848 at the close of the french revolutionary and napoleonic wars (1789-1815) the bourbon dynasty was restored in france in the person of a brother of the king who had been sent to the guillotine during the revolution. New democracy or the new democratic revolution is a concept based on mao zedong's bloc of four social classes theory in post-revolutionary china which argued originally that democracy in china would take a decisively distinct path, much different from that of the liberal capitalist and parliamentary democratic systems in the western world as well as soviet-style socialism in eastern europe. The russian revolution of 1917 was one of the most explosive political events of the twentieth century while the two revolutionary events took place within a few short months, social unrest.
The orange revolution (ukrainian: помаранчева революція, pomarancheva revolyutsiya) was a series of protests and political events that took place in ukraine from late november 2004 to january 2005, in the immediate aftermath of the run-off vote of the 2004 ukrainian presidential election, which was claimed to be marred by. And what is sweeping northern europe now, starting off in april with that amazing result in the finnish general election, is there is a new democratic revolution sweeping northern europe it's not. Imperial germany was gone, and in her place was a democratic, not a socialist, state it may have seemed as though germany would follow russia into revolution, but in the end she did not however, this year of turmoil and unrest highlights the impact that the first world war had on germany.
The march revolution in the german states took place in the south and the west of germany, with large popular assemblies and mass demonstrations led by well-educated students and intellectuals,  they demanded german national unity , freedom of the press , and freedom of assembly. Period 5 review: 1750-1900 but seed revolutions that put new democratic forms of government in place occurred during this era although britain took part in many wars during the 1700s, none of them took place on british soil, and its citizens did not seriously question the government's authority. On new democracy january 1940 i whither china and more particularly in 1917 when the october revolution took place the second kind, namely, the proletarian-socialist world revolution, thereupon began sun yat-sen was a great man not only because he led the great revolution of 1911 (although it was only a democratic revolution of the. The revolutions of 1848, known in some countries as the spring of nations, people's spring, springtime of the peoples, or the year of revolution, were a series of political upheavals throughout europe in 1848.