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20 Cards in this Set

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This English philosopher was a forceful proponent in the fight for government intervention in social reform.
John Stuart Mill
This reaction and opposition to revolution emphasized the necessity of preserving the state and maintaining social stability.
This realist author wrote about the real life experiences of the people of his time, rather than focusing on romantic ideals and heroes.
Charles Dickens
In the 19th century, a group of people argued that the "natural superiority" of some races justified colonialism This group used the principle of "natural selection."
Social Darwinists
This movement emphasized feelings, intuition, and non-rational aspects of the human being. It was a revolt against the "Age of Reason."
This utilitarian believed that laws should be judged based on social use or whether or not the laws provided "the greatest good for the greatest number of people."
Jeremy Bentham
He was a conservatism prince and believed that liberalism was the reason for untold bloodshed and suffering from war.
Karl Marx along with Friedrich Engels wrote this work which contained Marx's belief that there was scientific evidence for the history of class struggle.
Communist Manifesto
This conservative thinker believed in ordered change and criticized misgovernment and corruption through his literary works.
Edmund Burke
This view was an assumption that the people of one nation were superior to others, and therefore entitled to dominate "inferior" peoples.
The holding or following of radical or extreme views or principles.
Radicalism (Republicism)
A reaction to the social consequences of economic liberalism such as the miserable living conditions of factory workers.
Utopian Socialism
During the Romantic Period, this musician helped to make folk songs part of musical expression.
Franz Schubert
This scientist reasoned that society could be studied in a scientific manner. His positivism helped students of society understand the laws of social development.
Auguste Comte
Workers of the world, Unite! You have nothing to lose but your chains, was stated by this "Scientific Socialist".
Karl Marx
The principal of ideas of liberty and equality. It demanded representative government. And it opposed to legally separate classes
This social scientist used the term "survival of the fittest" to describe his belief that nations must struggle to survive.
Herbert Spencer
This French socialist was disillusioned by the failure of the socialist revolts in 1848.
Louis Blanc
The artists of this movement painted what they saw at first glance and they attempted to capture visual sensations such as the way sunlight falls on inanimate objects.
The necessity of having a nation-state and the superiority of the German Volkgeist were all part of this nationalists views.
Johann Fichte