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Author Levin, Michael, 1940-

Title Political thought in the age of revolution, 1776-1848 : Burke to Marx / Michael Levin

Publ Info Basingstoke ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011
 RWU Main Library  JA83 .L396 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xv, 217 pages ; 23 cm
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Series European culture and society
European culture and society (Palgrave Macmillan (Firm))
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 210-213) and index
Contents The historical context -- Modern society and modern thought -- Edmund Burke -- Thomas Paine -- Jeremy Bentham -- Georg Hegel -- Alexis de Tocqueville -- Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels -- Epilogue
Note In the years of revolution between 1776 and 1848, stress and transition produced some fundamental reflections on politics and society. This text considers how a cluster of key European thinkers, including Burke, Hegel, Tocqueville and Marx, viewed the global political upheavals and social changes of their times. It provides an account of European political thought between 1776 and 1848
LC subject Political science -- History -- 18th century
Political science -- History -- 19th century
Alt Title Burke to Marx
ISBN 9780230272101 (hbk.)
023027210X (hbk.)
0230272118 (pbk.)
9780230272118 (pbk.)