The Rise of Nationalism in Europe – Notes
The Rise of Nationalism in Europe
The concepts of liberty, equality, fraternity and nationalism dominated the social and political scene of Europe during the 19th century.
Utopian vision refers to a vision of a society that is so ideal that it is unlikely to actually exist.
Absolutism refers to a system of rule with lot of uncontrolled power; an oppressive monarchical government.
A plebiscite is a direct vote by which the people of a region are asked to accept or reject a proposal.
The French Revolution was an influential event that marked the age of revolutions in Europe.