Reflections on the Revolution in France

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  • Reflections on the Revolution in France

  • Auteur : Edmund Burke
  • Editeur : Broadview Press
  • Isbn Code : 1770488308
  • Genre : Political Science
  • Nombre de pages : 306
  • Date de publication : 2021-09-22
  • Évaluation des livres 4.5
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This abridgement of Reflections on the Revolution in France preserves the dynamism of Edmund Burke’s polemic while excising a number of detail-laden passages that may be of less interest to modern readers. Brian R. Clack’s introduction offers a compelling overview of the text and explores the consistency and coherence of Burke’s views on revolution. Burke’s critique of revolutionary politics is illuminated further by the extensive supplementary materials collected in a number of themed appendices.

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