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The emergence of civil society in the eighteenth century : a privileged moment in the history of England, Scotland, and France

Author: Marvin B Becker
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this sequel to Civility and Society in Western Europe, 1300-1600, Marvin Becker continues his study of the interior life of Western culture. Here Becker treats the rise of civil society in England and Scotland as it worked to reorganize the spaces and practices that constituted human sociability. For Becker, the emergence of civil society marks the tilt from familiarity toward impersonality, from public toward
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Becker, Marvin B.
Emergence of civil society in the eighteenth century.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©1994
(OCoLC)625017505
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Marvin B Becker
ISBN: 0253311292 9780253311290
OCLC Number: 29600821
Notes: Continues: Civility and society in western Europe, 1300-1600.
Description: xxiii, 164 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: ACKNOWLEDGMENTS INTRODUCTION I. Toward an Understanding of Civil Society II. Civil Society and the Case of England and Scotland Epilogue Notes Index
Responsibility: Marvin B. Becker.

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Offering a glimpse into the interior life of Western culture, this sequel to "Civility and Society in Western Europe, 1300-1600" charts its transformation to modern society. It treats the rise of  Read more...

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