Was the Enlightenment responsible for radical change in Western rule or status?
The Enlightenment impacted Western rule. The Enlightenment was the downfall of the idea of the divine right of kings for example. Up until the Enlightenment kings in France, England, Spain and other countries ruled pretty much without intervention from the people. It is true that for some time England had enjoyed a strong Parliament. However, for the ...
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