number Date How Young Turk Proclamation Document Can Be Considered in the Tradition Springing from the French Revolution, and How They Depart from The Tradition Context of the Two Documents The Young Turks: Proclamation for the Ottoman Empire, 1908 This is a document covering several issues on the governance and maintenance of order in the society…
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It also controls their term. Description of citizens with the right to guidance on free formation of political groups. The rule on what the official language the Ottoman citizens should use. Rules on citizen’s employment rights, right to liberty and the right to equality, irrespective of religion, and nationality Rules on religious privileges. Guidance on what should be done when it comes to reorganization of state forces. Property rights rules. Education and operation of educational institutions. The responsibility of the state in school operations. The law on the country’s welfare and measures taken to improve its wealth. Declaration of the Rights of Man – 1789 This is a document formed to help reduce public calamities and corruption of governments. It is a formal declaration of the privileges of human race that should be respected. The purpose of the declaration is to remind all the supporters of the social sector of their privileges and moralities in the society. It is to ensure there is respect for the acts of executive and legislative power. The formal declaration was also developed in order to maintain the constitution and ensure happiness for all citizens. Contents about the rights of man include: Inborn rights and social distinctions. The role of political associations in preservation of the rights of human race. The rules on principles of sovereignty. What liberty is and the exercise of natural rights. It also offers guidance on limits of exercise of natural rights. The laws guiding the exercise of natural rights, what is prohibited and what is not. Equality in expression of law. Rules guiding imprisonment, arrests and accusations. Laws guiding provision of punishments. The role of the law on repressing harshness in securing a prisoner. Freedom of expression of opinions and views. Free communication laws. Requirements of security rights. Rules about management of public forces and administration. Rules guiding the right to decision making. The rights of the society. Rules about the constitution and the society. Laws about acquisition of property. Demand of the Two Documents The tradition springing from the French revolution is evident in the, ‘declaration of the rights of man.’ In this document, corruptions in government and public calamities have motivated the formation of rules. The rules are based on the assumption that people’s neglect, ignorance and disrespect of the privileges of man were the causes of public disorder. The rules preserving the rights of man were formulated to inform and remind people in order to reduce public calamities and corruption. They were meant to develop respect for the executive and legislative powers and to maintain the constitution to ensure happiness of all. Focus of such a declaration is totally different from the focus of the proclamation of Young Turks. Young Turks proclamation has covered various areas. It has focused on leadership matters, their reign and powers; the rights of the citizens to vote, constitution of political groups; official language of the nation; citizen liberty and equality rights. At the same time, it covers their duties relative to the state and rights to employment; issues concerning religion privileges and freedom of expression; organization and management of state forces. That is why it unveils property rights, acquisition of lands, government services such as
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