Political Thought in the Age of Revolution 1776-1848: Burke to Marx by Michael Levin

Political Thought in the Age of Revolution 1776-1848: Burke to Marx

byMichael Levin

Hardcover | December 15, 2010

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In the years of revolution between 1776 and 1848, stress and transition produced some fundamental reflections on politics and society. This introductory 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.

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MICHAEL LEVIN is Emeritus Reader in Politics at Goldsmiths, University of London, UK.

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Title:Political Thought in the Age of Revolution 1776-1848: Burke to MarxFormat:HardcoverDimensions:208 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.56 inPublished:December 15, 2010Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:023027210X

ISBN - 13:9780230272101

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Table of Contents

Chronology
Preface
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
Notes
Select Bibliography
Index

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"A comprehensive, stimulating, well-written and scholarly but accessible account of the main strands of European political thinking between 1776 and 1848." -- Gregory Claeys, Royal Holloway University of London, UK