The Declaration of the Rights of Man
Lecture no. 9 from the course: Living the French Revolution and the Age of Napoleon
Taught by Professor Suzanne M. Desan | 33 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
Study the origins and significance of this shocking declaration, from its influences in the Enlightenment and American rights declarations to its implications for religious liberty and the role of the king. Who would get these “universal rights”? How would they be implemented?