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Causes of the French Revolution

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Department
History
Course
HIST 2P92
Professor
Jane Mc Leod
Semester
Winter

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January 16 2012 Causes of the French RevolutionPeople argue that the French Revolution was caused becauseAn indignant nation they didnt want a monarchy anymorethey wanted a republicHeretical forces undermined society didnt agree with the legitimacy of the church and the kingRising middle class that didnt like absolutism and attempted to seized power o Marxist idea that is widely argued and taughtGovernment did not protect itself in the way it was before o The change of management that couldnt maintain its defence of its traditional mannerMajor Events 178717891787 Assembly of Notables1788 Political and Financial crisis1789 Meeting of the Estates General1789 Tennis Court Oath1789 Fall of the Bastille1789 The Great Fear1789 Declaration of the Rights of ManMajor events 17891793Class conflict
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