The French Revolution Questions

Loading… Loading… Q. Describe the circumstances leading to the outbreak of revolutionary protest in France. Answer. The circumstances which led to the outbreak of revolutionary protest in France were a combination of social, economic, political and intellectual circumstances. These are discussed below: Loading… Social: The social order consisted of many Read more…

Nationalism in India

Loading… Loading… Nationalism in India Satyagraha Satyagraha means urge for ‘Satya’ or truth. It is not merely insistence on truth but holding on to truth through moral and non-violent ways. It is not the imposition of one’s will over others, but it is appealing to the reasoning of the opponent. Read more…

The Rise of Nationalism in Europe : Questions and their Answers

Nationalism in Europe is usually associated with the formation of Nation-states. However, in the Colonies like India, the growth of nationalism is intimately linked to the anti – Colonial movement. It is rightly said that nationalism in the Colonies developed partly as a result of and partly as a reaction to the policies of the Colonizers. The Colonial rule negatively affected the different sections of the people in the Colonies which developed a common feeling of oppression among them. It provided them with a good platform for the exchange of nationalist and liberal ideas.