The Resource European revolutions, 1492-1992, Charles Tilly

European revolutions, 1492-1992, Charles Tilly

Label
European revolutions, 1492-1992
Title
European revolutions, 1492-1992
Statement of responsibility
Charles Tilly
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • In this book, Charles Tilly reinterprets the last five centuries of European history, a period characterized by war, revolt, and contention, by the rise and struggles of states and empires, and by urbanization, enrichment and industrialization. His focus is on revolutions, their origins in ambition and discontent, and the variability of their outcomes over time and according to place, politics and culture. He seeks an understanding of revolutionary processes grounded in
  • The contingencies of circumstance, and to show the place of the great revolutions in the long-term history of Europe and the world at large. The book opens with a discussion of the nature of revolution and of the questions the author will address. It continues with a sketch of political and social change in Europe between 1492 and the present. Succeeding chapters examine and compare the causes and outcomes of revolutionary situations in the Low Countries, Iberia and the
  • Balkans (chapter 3); in the British Isles, particularly in the seventeenth century (chapter 4); in France, especially from 1750 (chapter 5); and in Russia, notably in the twentieth century (chapter 6). In the concluding chapter the author contrasts the recent national revolutions in Central and Eastern Europe with the supranational movements in the European Community. He argues that, despite some indications to the contrary, a renascence of individual cultures is likely
  • To be accompanied by the decline of revolutionary nationalism - in itself a revolutionary process, and one that will profoundly affect the future of Europe
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tilly, Charles
Dewey number
940.2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D214
LC item number
.T54 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Making of Europe
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Revolutions
  • Europe
  • Révolutions
  • Europe
  • Pays de l'Est
  • Révolution
  • UE/CE Etats membres
  • Histoire
  • Europe
  • Revolutions
  • Europe
  • Revoluties
  • Europe
  • Révolutions
  • Europe
  • Revolution
  • Geschichte (1492-1992)
  • Europa
Label
European revolutions, 1492-1992, Charles Tilly
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-256) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Conflict, revolt and revolution -- 2. Transformations of Europe -- 3. Revolutions, rebellions and civil wars in the low countries and elsewhere -- 4. The British Isles -- 5. France and other Frances -- 6. Russia and its neighbours -- 7. Revolutions yesterday, today and tomorrow
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 262 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1034665477
Label
European revolutions, 1492-1992, Charles Tilly
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-256) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Conflict, revolt and revolution -- 2. Transformations of Europe -- 3. Revolutions, rebellions and civil wars in the low countries and elsewhere -- 4. The British Isles -- 5. France and other Frances -- 6. Russia and its neighbours -- 7. Revolutions yesterday, today and tomorrow
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 262 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1034665477

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