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October 26, 2021

Posts tagged "War and the Downfall"

France’s Pre-revolutionary Financial Crisis: The Lead-up to the French Revolution

In the years leading up to the French Revolution and the subsequent overthrow of the monarchial systemin France, there were a number of significant financial problems stemming from many years of bed financial decisions made by previous rulers and their advisors.  →

The Historical and Societal Functions of World Revolutions

War and revolution have always been significant influences that shape the development of societies and their internal and external systems and relationships. As Goldstone (1994) observes, “The modern world was ushered into existence on a wave of violent revolutions stretching  →

The Development and History of European Unification

The notion of a unified Europe extends at least as far back as the mid- 20th century, when in 1943 British prime minister Winston Churchill announced his vision of forming a unified political, economic, and social bloc, a strategic arrangement that  →

Summary and Analysis of Das Kapital by Karl Marx

Das Kapital by Karl Marx was the result of nearly thirty years of work on the part of Karl Marx and his influences and protracted study of the nature of not only the capitalist economy, but also the social and historical  →