skip to content
Paris, the provinces and the French Revolution Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Paris, the provinces and the French Revolution

Author: Alan I Forrest
Publisher: London : Arnold ; New York : Distributed in the United States of America by Oxford University Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"The history of the French Revolution is too often written from a purely national perspective, with Paris taking the lead and imposing its own agenda and political values on regions of the country that were still not completely assimilated into the nation. Yet, not all initiatives within the Revolution originated in Paris. The National Assembly represented a wide variety of interests and cultures. Indeed, this study  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan I Forrest
ISBN: 0340564342 9780340564349
OCLC Number: 53391697
Description: viii, 259 pages : map ; 24 cm
Contents: The Revolution and provincial France. --
Centralization and diversity in the eighteenth century. --
The provinces and the crisis of the ancien régime. --
The spread of popular revolution. --
The promise of devolution. --
The diffusion of revolutionary politics. --
Revolutionary priorities in Paris and the provinces. --
The revolt of the provinces. --
Jacobinism, centralism and Terror. --
Centre and periphery under the Directory. --
Paris and the provinces: the image of the other. --
The Revolution and the growth of regional identity.
Responsibility: Alan Forrest.
More information:

Abstract:

This book examines the effect of the French Revolution in the provinces, on the tensions between provincial interests and those of Paris, and the mediation of different political cultures, which  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

'Gracefully written and thoughtful.' History: Review of New Books

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/53391697> # Paris, the provinces and the French Revolution
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "53391697" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898185#Place/paris> ; # Paris.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1069263> ; # Political culture
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898185#Event/1700_1799> ; # 1700-1799
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1093204> ; # Regionalism
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/972484> ; # Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898185#Topic/regionalism_france_history_18th_century> ; # Regionalism--France--History--18th century
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898185#Place/france> ; # France
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1354514> ; # Revolution (France : 1789-1799)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898185#Topic/franzosische_revolution> ; # Französische Revolution
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898185#Topic/provincies> ; # Provincies
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898185#Topic/franse_revolutie> ; # Franse Revolutie
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1919741> ; # Politics and government
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1093080> ; # Regional disparities
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898185#Topic/regional_disparities_france_history_18th_century> ; # Regional disparities--France--History--18th century
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/944.04/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898185#Topic/provinzialismus> ; # Provinzialismus
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1001300> ; # Local government
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898185#Topic/local_government_france_history_18th_century> ; # Local government--France--History--18th century
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204289> ; # France.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898185#Topic/political_culture_france_18th_century> ; # Political culture--France--18th century
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898185#Person/forrest_alan_i> ; # Alan I. Forrest
    schema:datePublished "2004" ;
    schema:description "The Revolution and provincial France. -- Centralization and diversity in the eighteenth century. -- The provinces and the crisis of the ancien régime. -- The spread of popular revolution. -- The promise of devolution. -- The diffusion of revolutionary politics. -- Revolutionary priorities in Paris and the provinces. -- The revolt of the provinces. -- Jacobinism, centralism and Terror. -- Centre and periphery under the Directory. -- Paris and the provinces: the image of the other. -- The Revolution and the growth of regional identity."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/898185> ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Paris, the provinces and the French Revolution"@en ;
    schema:productID "53391697" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/53391697#PublicationEvent/london_arnold_new_york_distributed_in_the_united_states_of_america_by_oxford_university_press_2004> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898185#Agent/distributed_in_the_united_states_of_america_by_oxford_university_press> ; # Distributed in the United States of America by Oxford University Press
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898185#Agent/arnold> ; # Arnold
    schema:reviews <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/53391697#Review/858739811> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780340564349> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA3T9906> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/53391697> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898185#Agent/distributed_in_the_united_states_of_america_by_oxford_university_press> # Distributed in the United States of America by Oxford University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Distributed in the United States of America by Oxford University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898185#Person/forrest_alan_i> # Alan I. Forrest
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Forrest" ;
    schema:givenName "Alan I." ;
    schema:name "Alan I. Forrest" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898185#Topic/franse_revolutie> # Franse Revolutie
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Franse Revolutie"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898185#Topic/franzosische_revolution> # Französische Revolution
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Französische Revolution"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898185#Topic/local_government_france_history_18th_century> # Local government--France--History--18th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010100030> ;
    schema:name "Local government--France--History--18th century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898185#Topic/political_culture_france_18th_century> # Political culture--France--18th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010107041> ;
    schema:name "Political culture--France--18th century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898185#Topic/provinzialismus> # Provinzialismus
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Provinzialismus"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898185#Topic/regional_disparities_france_history_18th_century> # Regional disparities--France--History--18th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh88002094> ;
    schema:name "Regional disparities--France--History--18th century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898185#Topic/regionalism_france_history_18th_century> # Regionalism--France--History--18th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85112374> ;
    schema:name "Regionalism--France--History--18th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1001300> # Local government
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Local government"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1069263> # Political culture
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Political culture"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1093080> # Regional disparities
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Regional disparities"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1093204> # Regionalism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Regionalism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204289> # France.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "France." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1354514> # Revolution (France : 1789-1799)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "Revolution (France : 1789-1799)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1919741> # Politics and government
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Politics and government"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/972484> # Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780340564349>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0340564342" ;
    schema:isbn "9780340564349" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/53391697#Review/858739811>
    a schema:Review ;
    schema:itemReviewed <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/53391697> ; # Paris, the provinces and the French Revolution
    schema:reviewBody ""The history of the French Revolution is too often written from a purely national perspective, with Paris taking the lead and imposing its own agenda and political values on regions of the country that were still not completely assimilated into the nation. Yet, not all initiatives within the Revolution originated in Paris. The National Assembly represented a wide variety of interests and cultures. Indeed, this study argues that France had a number of different experiences of revolution, and that no single national agenda can explain this level of divergence."--Jacket." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.