Why did revolutionary ideals such as liberalism and popular sovereignty flourish in some regions (such as France, United States, Haiti, Central and South America), and fail to make an impact in other regions? In other words, what political, social, and cultural factors might have made ideals such as popular sovereignty appealing in a geographic region? And what sort of factors would make a culture or geographic region averse to such concepts? Discussion Requirements Initial posts must be at least 150 words in length. Posts must begin with a thesis that addresses the question raised in the Weekly Discussion prompt.