Comparing Historical Revolutions
Think about the revolutions you studied in this unit (American Revolution, French Revolution, Haitian Revolution, Latin American Revolutions).
Then, write a five (5) paragraph essay that compares and contrasts at least 3 of the revolutions presented in this unit.
How were they similar in their causes, reasons for revolting, philosophical foundations, execution, and/or success or failure?
How were they different?
In your introductory paragraph, address the following questions:
How you would define the word revolution?
How would you distinguish a revolution from a civil war, an uprising, a coup detat, a rebellion or revolt, or a protest or demonstration?
Be sure to include specific examples to support your claims.
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