The Peculiarities of German History: Bourgeois Society and Politics in Nineteenth-Century Germany
"A well-written, stimulating. . . piece of scholarship." -German Studies Review. In a major re-evaluation of the cultural, political, and sociological assumptions about the "peculiar" course of modern German history, the authors challenge the widely-held belief that Germany did not have a Western-style bourgeois revolution. Contending that it did indeed experience one, but that this had little to do with the mythical rising of the middle class, the authors provide a new context for viewing the tensions and instability of 19th-and early 20th-century Germany.
Specifications of The Peculiarities of German History: Bourgeois Society and Politics in Nineteenth-Century Germany
|Author||David Blackbourn, Geoff Eley|
|Publisher||Oxford University Press|
|Number Of Pages||300|
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