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This chapter helps students review the concepts in a 19th century revolutionary movements unit of a standard AP European history course. Topics covered include:
- The rebalancing of power after Napoleon
- Conservative, nationalist, liberal & socialist idiologies
- Political reform in Europe
- Political and economic reform in Britain, Portugal and Spain
- The French Revolution of 1848
- European colonialism
1. Europe After Napoleon: Restoration & the Balance of Power
In this lesson, we explore the end of Napoleon and the French Empire's control of Europe. We'll also look at the resulting settlement the European powers hoped would create a sustainable peace.
2. Otto von Bismarck: Quotes & Biography
Otto von Bismarck was one of the great statesmen of the nineteenth-century. Bismarck, nicknamed the 'iron chancellor,' served as prime minister and the first chancellor of a unified Germany.
3. Competing Ideologies During the Restoration: Conservatism & Nationalism
In this lesson, we explore the competing political ideologies of conservatism and nationalism during the 19th century and discuss a few events that exemplified this clash.
4. Otto von Bismarck: Accomplishments & Facts
Otto von Bismarck is considered the founder of modern Germany. His success at unifying various lands into a single Germany and providing social reforms to his people cemented both Germany as a European power and him as a respected leader.
5. Competing Ideologies During the Restoration: Liberalism & Socialism
In this lesson, we explore the competing political and economic ideologies that motivated many reform movements in 19th-century Europe: liberalism and socialism.
6. Political Restoration and Reform in Europe
In this lesson, we explore the major changes that were made to the boundaries and political apparatuses in European states after the fall of Napoleon, most notably in the German lands and in the Low Countries.
7. Revolutionary Movements of Portugal and Spain: Political & Economic Developments
In this lesson we explore the revolutionary movements in both Spain and Portugal in the 19th century and the long struggle between liberal revolutionaries and the traditional monarchies.
8. Political & Economic Reform in 19th-century Britain
In this lesson, we explore the political, social, and economic reform that was enacted in Great Britain during the 19th century in response to the overwhelming pressures placed on British society by the Industrial Revolution.
9. The French Revolution of 1848: History, Causes & Events
This lesson will explore the French Revolution of 1848 that led to the eventual rise of Napoleon Bonaparte III. It will highlight the revolution of the bourgeoisie while also explaining the conflict of the middle classes known as June Days.
10. Colonialism Across Europe
In the late 1400s, European explorers learned how to cross the Atlantic Ocean. This lesson explores the impact of the colonization of the Americas by Europeans and the reasons they emigrated.
11. Presidio: Definition, Components & History
Explore the history, construction, and use of the Spanish Presidio, and then test your knowledge of medieval history, warfare and Spanish colonialism of the New World.
12. The British Enclosure Movement: Definition & Overview
Imagine a time before fences or private yards. In 12th century England this was a reality; land wasn't owned privately, it was owned by everyone. This lesson describes the British Enclosure Movement and reveals how it drastically changed the way we view land ownership today.
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