French Canadian society was bonded by four primary factors: government, religion, social structure, and settlement pattern. If the culture of New France were threatened by British rule then new France would face many serious problems leading up to the disintegration of the French Canadian culture.
The governing system of New France was known as the Royal Government. The Royal Government was set up during Europe’s “age of absolutism.” During this time in Europe the
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of the British and to further conflict between the two cultures.
We in the twentieth century have already witnessed many effects of British rule over the French. It has led to The French Canadians taking desperate measures to regain their sense of identity, such as last year’s referendum, and the threat of Quebec becoming independent. Many French Canadians are still resentful toward the British, with good reason, and will continue to until things change.