In 1989 — and in it he found more interesting the beneficial outcome of the struggle between capitalism and communism than the very idea of the Cold War. . We are heirs to all this in Europe and around the world. hence the need to know the century before us and that. no matter how short. many of its protagonists are very long. Marc Macià . professor at the UdL and PRA in Contemporary History II of the Degree in History. Geography and Art History. Contemporary History I is the study of the long nineteenth century that. in recent times. has been the subject of a profound historiographical renewal to dismantle some of the premises on which its analysis had traditionally been built.
Offer new interpretive perspectives that bring us closer to the main social. cultural. political and economic processes in order to know how modernity has taken many forms depending on the enormous diversity of existing societies in the world. To do this. we have recent works such as those of Jürgen Osterhammel or Josep Maria Fradera . but also of ‘classics’ of the discipline such as Christopher Alan Bayly or Eric J. Hobsbawm. The nineteenth century is a time of acceleration of the processes of global integration. but paradoxically this did not translate into an improvement in the living conditions of the world’s population as a whole. The interdependence of various regions of the world did not project any trend of mutual aid between those territories.
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Of communications. mobility. trade or innovations Egypt phone numbers effects that went in the opposite direction. such as the consolidation of the State through the Nation which will make it the guarantor of rights and services for citizens. Torres. L. “El Parque del Retiro hosted a human zoo in 1887 next to the Casa de Fieras” Torres. L. “El Parque del Retiro hosted a human zoo in 1887 next to the Casa de Fieras” The nineteenth century is a pivotal moment in the history of empires and the history of nations. without one being subjugated by the other. The European and American imperial experience has been reinterpreted as a way of preserving and consolidating the constitutional development of the metropolitan space.
Which has become an exception. which gave continuity to a previous parliamentary tradition. Therefore. while the territories of the empire will be govern differently from each other. The metropolis unfolded a process of constitutional revolution That led it to become the subject of sovereignty governing the empire. Like this. historians who have analyzed the constitutional revolutions of the nineteenth century have. Pointed out that it was more difficult to generate consensus in the metropolitan area than. It was in the nations that arose from the old imperial territories.
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the nation and nationalisms has become a fundamental question of the century to understand how. Those patriotic states of the eighteenth century became nations and developed a powerful nationalism to strengthen. The state and at the same time to give the nation an imperial dimension. While almost simultaneously the seed of the nationalist movements in the colonial territories was be conceive. Which decades later would lead the processes of independence from the empire. “View to the Royal Exchange in the to the Royal Exchange in the City of London in 1886”. The history of the nineteenth century is the history of men to imagine nations that strengthened. States and at the same time pushed for the destruction of other forms of state.
It is also point out that the suppose European supremacy was less than as present by previous European historiography. And when it exist it was heavily condition by the exist. Control structures in territories colonized by the Chinese or Turkish empire. That prevented the denaturation of the autochthonous political and social structure with European pressure. The diversity of causality. and at the same time the consideration that neither the economy nor the culture or ideas. Have been decisive in the whole processes of transformation and modernization of the century.