Why do the Nat. Assemb. form a National Guard? Why do the French ppl attack the Bastille? What is the Bastille and what does it symbolize?
Louis XVI organizes troops outside of Paris--> National Assebly & ppl fear would end Nat. Assemb.--> create National Guard
National Guard wanted guns & powder in Bastille (French Prison)
Fre Absolutism & abuse
How does the Storming of the Bastille relate to John Locke's idea?
right to rebel since gov does not defend ppl's nat rights--> Fre Rev=violent @Bastille
What was the Great Fear?
violence throughout countryside- rioting & looting for food, killing nobles
What rights did the 1st & 2nd est give up? ($)
-abolish feudal dues & tithes
What rights did the 1st & 2nd est give up? (gov)
-army, gov, church offices open to all male citizens
-protection of civil rights
-end feudalism & serfdom
-legislative member=elected by ppl