Contemporary period glossary
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To start suddenly
rise up against
To revolt against someone or something
A movement in the 18th century that promoted Reasoning and the rights of individuals over traditional thought.
A system of values and laws by which a country, state or organisation is ruled.
The freedom to which everybody is entitled.
Moral or legal entitlement to have or do something regarding social aspects such as: the right to education, right to housing, right to adequate standard of living and the right to health.
A social class in aristocracy, normally ranked immediately under royalty.
All the people who are ordained for religious duties, especially in the Catholic Church.
Form of government in which the king/queen has absolute power and is not restricted by laws or a constitution.
A small farmer or farm labourer of a low social rank.
Social rank of the most wealthy and privileged
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