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European History since 1715: Trends

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Identify three of the most important trends affecting European Society Include "Modernization" in your response, and explain its consequences.

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Since the Topic is since 1715, I will assume you only want contemporary trends:

1. Liberalism and Democratization - During the 1700s, European Philosophers debated the natural state of mankind, finding that the role of the monarch was not as divinely inspired as originally thought. Philosophers like Locke, later expanded by the American federalists, believed that Kings should rule ...

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The solution identifies & discusses in a concise manner 3 key 'trends' from 1715 in European history: Colonialization, Modernization, and Liberalization & Democratization.