Culture and society in France, 1789-1848

by F. W. J. Hemmings

Publisher: P. Lang in [New York]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 342 Downloads: 429
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  • France

Subjects:

  • France -- Civilization -- 1789-1830,
  • France -- Civilization -- 1830-1900

Edition Notes

StatementF.W.J. Hemmings.
ContributionsHemmings, F. W. J. 1920-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDC33.5 .H46 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 342 p. :
Number of Pages342
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2439945M
ISBN 100820405396
LC Control Number87133670

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This book complements the author's earlier volume of Culture and Society in France It deals with the interaction of social history and cultural history, covering in succession the Revolutionary period, the Napoleonic Empire, the Restoration and the July Monarchy. The scope of the book embraces literature (the drama, poetry and the.

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Culture and Society in France, Excerpt. The word culture is customarily used in a passive sense, as in phrases like 'a man of culture' or in Matthew Arnold's celebrated but question-begging definition of culture as 'the acquainting of ourselves with the best that has been known or said in the world'.

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