The Rise of Economic Societies in the Eighteenth Century: Patriotic Reform in Europe and North America by K. Stapelbroek

The Rise of Economic Societies in the Eighteenth Century: Patriotic Reform in Europe and North…

EditorK. Stapelbroek, J. Marjanen

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This collection of essays explores the emergence of economic societies in the British Isles and their development into a European, American and global reform movement in the eighteenth century. Its fourteen contributions demonstrate the intellectual horizons and international networks of this widespread and influential phenomenon.

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KOEN STAPELBROEK is senior lecturer in the history of political thought and public administration at Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands. His research focuses on political and economic thought in eighteenth-century Europe. Currently, he is finishing a monograph on Dutch eighteenth-century reform debates.JANI MARJANEN is PhD ...

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Title:The Rise of Economic Societies in the Eighteenth Century: Patriotic Reform in Europe and North…Format:HardcoverDimensions:400 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.05 inPublished:August 30, 2012Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Political Economy, Patriotism and the Rise of Societies; K. Stapelbroek & J. Marjanen

Agrarian Patriotism and the Landed Interest: The Scottish 'Society of Improvers in the Knowledge of Agriculture', 1723–1746; B. Bonnyman
A Kingdom of Cosmopolitan Improvers: The Dublin Society, 1731–1798 72; J. Livesey
The Society of Brittany and the Irish Economic Model: International Competition and the Politics of Provincial Development; J. Shovlin
The Georgofili of Florence, 1753–1783: From 'perfect anarchy' to Royal Academy; V. Becagli

Patriotism, Cosmopolitanism, and Political Economy in the Accademia dei pugni in Austrian Lombardy, 1760–1780; S. A. Reinert
Paternalism and Agricultural Reform: The Economic Society of Bern in the Eighteenth-Century; R. Wyss & M. Stuber
Economic Societies in Germany, 1760–1820: Organisation, Social Structures and Fields of Activities; H. E. Bödeker
Patriotic Societies and Royal Imperial Reforms in Denmark, 1761–1814 279; J. Engelhardt
Patriotism, Agronomy, and the Peasant Question: The Free Economic Society in Eighteenth-Century Russia; C. Leckey
The Haarlem 1771 Prize Essay on the Restoration of Dutch Trade and the Economic Branch of the Holland Society of Sciences; K. Stapelbroek
Between Mainstay and Internal Colony: Zeeland and the Decline of the Dutch Republic, 1750–1800; A. Neele
Between 'Public' and 'Private Economy': The Finnish Economic Society and the Decline of Economic Patriotism, 1797–1833; J. Marjanen
The American Agricultural Societies and the Making of the New Republic, 1785–1830; M. Albertone