For Children

Start Over Add to My Lists Remove from Book Cart Book Cart Clear Saved Records
Record:   Prev Next
Author Rosanvallon, Pierre, 1948-
Title The demands of liberty : civil society in France since the Revolution / Pierre Rosanvallon ; translated by Arthur Goldhammer.
Publication Info. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2007.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 3  320.9 R    IN LIBRARY
Description vi, 354 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Harvard historical studies ; 154
Note Originally published as: Le modèle politique français : la société civile contre le jacobinisme de 1789 à nos jours . Paris : Seuil, 2004.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-340) and index.
Contents Utopian generality -- Generality as social form -- Generality as democratic quality: the principle of immediacy -- Generality as mode of regulation: the cult of law -- The question of origins -- Trials and recompositions -- The imperative of governability -- The sociological trial -- The requirement of liberty -- Resistance and reconfiguration -- Jacobinism amended -- The great turning point -- The trade union exception -- Liberty and institutions -- Polarized democracy -- The network state -- Differences and repetitions.
Note Translated from the French.
Subject Rosanvallon, Pierre, 1948- -- Translations into English.
Democracy -- France.
Representative government and representation -- France.
France -- Politics and government.
France -- History -- Revolution, 1789-1799 -- Influence.
Added Author Goldhammer, Arthur, translator.
New York Society Library. Book Committee. 2008. ZNS
Added Title Modèle politique français. English
ISBN 9780674024960 (alk. paper)
0674024966 (alk. paper)