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The Resource Minerva's message : stabilizing the French Revolution, Martin S. Staum

Minerva's message : stabilizing the French Revolution, Martin S. Staum

Label
Minerva's message : stabilizing the French Revolution
Title
Minerva's message
Title remainder
stabilizing the French Revolution
Statement of responsibility
Martin S. Staum
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
During the French Revolution the French National Institute, including the Class of Moral and Political Sciences (CMPS), was established to replace the abolished Ancien Regime academies. In Minerva's Message Martin Staum explores how what began as the institutionalization of Enlightenment social science culture became a tool to end revolutionary turmoil and establish social order
Member of
Cataloging source
SFB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Staum, Martin S
Dewey number
001.1/0944/09033
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
DC33.5
LC item number
.S73 1996eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • France
  • France
  • France
  • France
  • France
  • Académie des Sciences Morales et Politiques
  • France
  • France
  • France
  • France
  • France
  • REFERENCE
  • HISTORY
  • Intellectual life
  • Intellectual life
  • France
  • Französische Revolution
  • Geistesgeschichte
  • Franse Revolutie
  • Verlichting (cultuurgeschiedenis)
  • France
  • France
  • France
  • France
  • France
  • Geschichte 1795-1832
Label
Minerva's message : stabilizing the French Revolution, Martin S. Staum
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Intellectuals, Revolution, and the Social Sciences -- 2. Enlightenment Social Science Models -- 3. The Institute Intellectuals: Change and Continuity -- 4. Advice to Government and Prize Contests -- 5. The Public Image of the Institute and the Decline of Encyclopedism -- 6. Indelible Temperament and Condillac's Uncertain Legacy -- 7. A Science of Morality -- 8. Philosophical History and Political Discord -- 9. Human Geography: Correlating Climate, Culture, and Civilization -- 10. Rights, Utility, and Political Institutions -- 11. Towards the Political Economy of Commercial Society -- 12. Suppression and Resurrection of an Academy -- App. 1. Joseph Lakanal's List of Nominees for the Class of Moral and Political Sciences -- App. 2. Members and Associates of the Class of Moral and Political Sciences -- App. 3. The National Institute after the Reorganization of 1803
Control code
243500890
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 342 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780773566248
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt6s4bv
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)243500890
Label
Minerva's message : stabilizing the French Revolution, Martin S. Staum
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Intellectuals, Revolution, and the Social Sciences -- 2. Enlightenment Social Science Models -- 3. The Institute Intellectuals: Change and Continuity -- 4. Advice to Government and Prize Contests -- 5. The Public Image of the Institute and the Decline of Encyclopedism -- 6. Indelible Temperament and Condillac's Uncertain Legacy -- 7. A Science of Morality -- 8. Philosophical History and Political Discord -- 9. Human Geography: Correlating Climate, Culture, and Civilization -- 10. Rights, Utility, and Political Institutions -- 11. Towards the Political Economy of Commercial Society -- 12. Suppression and Resurrection of an Academy -- App. 1. Joseph Lakanal's List of Nominees for the Class of Moral and Political Sciences -- App. 2. Members and Associates of the Class of Moral and Political Sciences -- App. 3. The National Institute after the Reorganization of 1803
Control code
243500890
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 342 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780773566248
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt6s4bv
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)243500890

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