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A revolution is a significant change that usually occurs in a relatively short period of time. It may be the result of a rebellion carried out with the intention of creating an entirely new form of government or any new cultural/social/technological paradigm. Examples are the Industrial Revolution, a major shift of technological, socioeconomic, and cultural conditions; the American war against colonial Britain; the Bolshevik overthrowing of the Russian monarchy to attempt to create a communist society; and the attempt by the Khmer Rouge to start Cambodian history anew.
This category has the following 12 subcategories, out of 12 total.
- ► Aftermath of revolutions (5 C)
- ► Causes of revolutions (1 C)
- ► Revolutionary movements (5 C, 11 P)
- ► People by revolution (37 C)
- ► Scientific revolution (28 P)
- ► Works about revolutions (18 C, 7 P)
Pages in category "Revolutions"
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