|In administrative field Napoleon introduced a number of revolutionary principles:|
|(i) He wanted to make the whole system rational and efficient. In 1804, he introduced a new civil code known as the Napoleonic Code which did away with all privileges based on birth.|
|(ii) He established equality before law.|
|(iii) Secured the right to property.|
|(iv) He simplified administrative divisions, abolished feudal system and freed peasants from serfdom and menial dues. In towns guild restrictions were removed. Transport and communication system was improved.|
|Thus though he destroyed democracy for coming to power in administration he did introduce revolutionary principles.|
You need to login to perform this action.
You will be redirected in 3 sec