19 th century isms
Download
1 / 11

19 th Century isms - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 64 Views
  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

19 th Century isms. Blame. The revolutionary zeal of the Fr Rev was blamed on enlightened ideals such as equality, constitutionalism, and national pride Those who upheld these ideals were called ‘liberals’ Thus, liberalism was born. Conservatism : Enemy of the liberal.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha

Download Presentation

19 th Century isms

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


19th Century isms


Blame

  • The revolutionary zeal of the Fr Rev was blamed on enlightened ideals such as equality, constitutionalism, and national pride

  • Those who upheld these ideals were called ‘liberals’

  • Thus, liberalism was born


Conservatism: Enemy of the liberal

  • Conservative = advocates status quo or a return to the old traditional ways


Most Importantly, Conservatism places State Interests above Individual Interests


19th Century Liberalism

  • Liberal = advocate of change

  • Two ‘branches’ of 19th century liberalism

    • Capitalism and laissez-faire

      (Classical Liberalism)

    • Socialism


Most Importantly, Liberalism places Individual Interests above State Interests


Capitalism

  • Little to no government intervention in business

  • Private property rights

  • ‘Short term misery for long term gain’


Adam Smith

  • Supported laissez-faire economics

  • ‘Father of Capitalism’ (classical liberalism)

  • Invisible Hand concept

  • Private property


Socialism

  • Advocates government intervention in business

  • Support worker

  • Numerous approaches:

    • Christian

    • Utopian

    • Scientific

    • Fabian


Karl MarxScientific Socialism

  • Historical phases

  • Proletariat vs capitalist

  • Alienation and exploitation

  • Bloody revolution

  • Communism as final stage


Side Note…In 20th century America…

  • Conservative means less gov’t and advocates classical liberal ideas

  • Liberals are often seen as advocates of government intervention


ad
  • Login