Political Science

Historians and the Law in Postrevolutionary France

Hardcover

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$74.95 / £62.00
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Published:
Apr 19, 2016
1984
Pages:
196
Size:
6 x 9 in.
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In the Romantic fascination with Europe’s past, scholars of Restoration France proposed to reconstruct their national traditions with more attention to social and cultural factors than older-fashioned political historians had shown. Donald R. Kelley examines a major feature of this new history”: the convergence of the profession of law and the study of history between 1804 and 1848.

Originally published in 1984.

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