Edmund Burke: Reflection on Liberty and the French Revolution

Liberty is a concept that every independent nation has to embrace. As countries transfer from the era of colonialism to freedom, both personal and public liberties are among the first things every constitution addresses. However, many times these liberties remain a constitutional matter when they are supposed to become realities. The important question, as far […]

Industrial and French Revolutions

The industrial revolution was a period during which innovations occurred resulting in numerous changes in the world. The lives of both the rich and the poor were impacted in different ways. The French revolution on the other hand was a significant historical event because of its radical nature. Both the industrial and French revolutions are […]

The French revolution

Introduction The French Revolution was characterized with several transformations in areas of; economic, social and political, romantic literary was of no exception. Romanticism was anchored in the work of the poets which was evident in the daily lives of the society. Popular romanticism poets included; Percy Shelley, Coleridge, Keats, Byron and Wordsworth. Besides, outstanding women […]

How did the French Revolution impacted the issue of Slavery and the history of Santo Domingo?

The French Revolution Slaves learned about the French Revolution and decided to discuss their rights and future. As a result, they started to hold mass meetings in order to prepare for resistance. Slaves had already started to organize themselves into small groups of rebels in different isolated plantations. Santo Domingo became a critical center for […]

The French Revolution Movie

Introduction The French Revolution took place between 1989 and 1799. This was the most radical event in the country’s history. France had remained under the absolute monarch for very long but the revolution led to its collapse within less than four years. During the period, the country’s society and political structure transformed to what would […]

French Revolution

Introduction The French Revolution was a time of extreme political and social unrest in Europe and France. France went through an ambitious transformation as privileges of church aristocracy and feudal faded under an unrelenting assault from the other political groups those in the streets and peasants (Spielvogel 526). The further site abruptly overthrew the preceding […]

The French Revolution

Introduction The French revolution that took place in 1789-1799 was a period of political and social upheaval in France. However, the revolution did not only affect France alone but also the whole of Europe (Lefebvre 6). The revolution brought about the modern revolution- an idea of a plan that can transform the world. The revolution […]