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Conceiving the old regime

Leslie Tuttle

Conceiving the old regime

pronatalism and the politics of reproduction in early modern France

by Leslie Tuttle

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Family policy -- France -- History,
  • Fertility, Human -- France -- History,
  • France -- Population policy -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementLeslie Tuttle.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB3593 .T93 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23654763M
    ISBN 109780195381603
    LC Control Number2009030071

    Appears in 13 books from Page 48 - the thinking of the Jesuits, Montreal was a government within a government, a wheel within a wheel. This rival Sulpitian settlement was, in their eyes, an element of disorganization adverse to the disciplined harmony of the Canadian Church, which they would fain have seen, with its focus at Quebec. For example, the governmental centralization was much worse after In a way, then, the French Revolution only carried forward with what the Old Regime had already the whole, I recommend this book mainly to those interested in French History and Political Science.

    The Old Regime and The French Revolution is an historical and sociological treatise by French historian Alexis de Tocqueville. Initially published in France, Tocqueville’s work seeks to make sense of the fresh rupture of the French aristocratic system, which took place in . The Old Regime was brought to an end not by a single dramatic event, but by the gradual process of reform begun by Sultan Selim III (r. ), known as the Nizam-ı Cedid (New Order). Although Selim himself was deposed, his reforms were continued by his successors into the nineteenth century and utterly transformed the nature of the.

    This is a compressed facsimile or image-based PDF made from scans of the original book. About this Title: Tocqueville’s last major work which he left unfinished on the continuities between the old regime and the French Revolution. The Anatomy of Revolution is a book by Crane Brinton outlining the "uniformities" of four major political revolutions: the English Revolution of the s, the American, the French, and the Russian n notes how the revolutions followed a life-cycle from the Old Order to a moderate regime to a radical regime, to Thermidorian reaction.


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"In Conceiving the Old Regime, Leslie Tuttle uses the Edict on Marriage to illuminate a century of legislation on marriage by the state (in competition with the church), a long debate over reproduction and population size, and Louis XIV's efforts to persuade his subjects to align their interests with his.

The book will have a major impact on understandings of the relationship Cited by:   "In Conceiving the Old Regime, Leslie Tuttle clearly demonstrates how issues of population growth, fertility, child mortality, and pronatalism permeated French culture intermittently for over a century since Meticulously researched and fluidly written, this book is engaging and a pleasure to read.5/5(3).

Between andFrance's Old Regime government used the king's legislative authority to promote marriage and prolific reproduction. This book studies the royal pronatalist law masterminded by Jean‐Baptiste Colbert and follows its implementation in France and New France to show that royal intervention in the realm of family and sexuality was an integral part of the process of state formation.

Conceiving the Old Regime Pronatalism and the Politics of Reproduction in Early Modern France Leslie Tuttle. The first study to show that France's well-known pronatalist policies pre-date the modern era, demographic research, and fears of depopulation.

Shows a kind of state intervention in "private" life that is surprising in a premodern context. Conceiving the Old Regime reveals the deep historical roots of France's perennial concern with population, and connects the intimate lives of men and women to the public world of power and the.

review in French History. Conceiving the Old Regime. Pronatalism and the Politics of Reproduction in Early Modern France. By Leslie Tuttle. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Read Book Online Now ?book=Read Conceiving the Old Regime: Pronatalism and the Politics of Reproduction in Early Modern. THE OLD REGIME AND THE REVOLUTION.

BY ALEXIS DE TOCQUEVILLE, of the académie française, author of “democracy in america. Download The Old Regime And The French Revolution Pdf search pdf books full free download online Free eBook and manual for Business, Education. The Old Regime and the Revolution is Alexis de Tocqueville's great meditation on the origins and meanings of the French Revolution.

One of the most profound and influential studies of this pivotal event, it remains a relevant and stimulating discussion of the problem of preserving individual and political freedom in the modern world/5(2).

THE OLD REGIME AND THE REVOLUTION BOOK SECOND. CHAPTER I. WHY THE FEUDAL RIGHTS WERE MORE ODIOUS TO THE PEOPLE IN FRANCE THAN ANY WHERE ELSE. A PARADOX meets us at the threshold of the inquiry.

The Revolution was designed to. About The Old Regime and the French Revolution The most important contribution to our understanding of the French Revolution was written almost one hundred years ago by Alexis de Tocqueville.

Also by Alexis De Tocqueville See all books by Alexis De Tocqueville. The book describes the evolution of this regime, and analyzes the political behaviour of the principal social groupings, peasantry, nobility, bourgeoisie and clergy, and accounts for their failure to stand up to the increasing absolutism of the tsar.

The Old Regime and the French Revolution () Author Info: Alexis De Tocqueville his Democracy in America one of the most important books ever written about democracy in general and the American Republic in specific.

Here, in a less read work, he takes on the origins of the French Revolution and the peculiar French form of. If the Fall of the Bastille on Jmarks the symbolic beginning of the French Revolution, then August 4 is the day the Old Regime ended, for it was on that day (or, more precisely, that night) that the National Assembly met and undertook sweeping reforms that ultimately led to a complete reconstruction of the French polity.

What began as a prearranged meeting with limited objectives. A dense read that covers Russia’s political history from when the Normans dominated (c. s), to the Mongol rule (s) to the fall of the Russian monarchy ().

I chose to read Russia Under the Old Regime based on a review by Goodreads librarian, William1. His detailed and insightful review inspired me.4/5(37).

The old r´egime and the French Revolution A. de Tocqueville JulyAlexis de Tocqueville, known and still frequently quoted for his book on democracy in America, started at the end of his life to write a book on the French Revolution, only the first part of which came to fruition, as de Tocqueville’s life was cut short by cholera.

L'Ancien Régime et la Révolution () is a work by the French historian Alexis de Tocqueville translated in English as either The Old Regime and the Revolution or The Old Regime and the French Revolution.

The book analyzes French society before the French Revolution, the so-called "Ancien Régime", and investigates the forces that caused the Revolution. Alexis de Tocqueville’s The Old Regime and the Revolution has recently become a surprise bestseller in China, setting off a minor flurry of news stories in the West.

This lesser-known Tocqueville work suggests that improvements in society can be a prelude to revolution: “Evils which are patiently endured when they seem inevitable become intolerable when once the idea of escape from. One of the most important books ever written about the French Revolution, this treatise is the work of a celebrated political thinker and historian.

Alexis de Tocqueville reveals the rebellion's origins and consequences by examining France's political and cultural environment during the .An illustration of an open book.

Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. The Old Regime and the Revolution by Tocqueville, Alexis de, ; Bonner, John,tr. Publication date Publisher New York: Harper & Brothers.In the decades leading up to the French Revolution, the armed forces in Europe changed radically.

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