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Minorities and Immigrant Incorporation in France: The State and the Dynamics of Multiculturalism

Martin A. Schain

in Multicultural Questions

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198296102
eISBN:
9780191599583
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019829610X.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Martin Schain hammers the last nail into the coffin of hypostasized ‘national models’ of immigrant integration. His comparison of France and the US shows that the ‘pluralism’ attributed to the ... More


The Jacobin Project: The Nation‐State and the Enemy Within

R. D. Grillo

in Pluralism and the Politics of Difference: State, Culture, and Ethnicity in Comparative Perspective

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198294269
eISBN:
9780191599378
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198294263.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

With the French Revolution, modernity proclaimed that a nation state should organize itself through a powerful state that would assume responsibility for directing society's affairs and moulding its ... More


Romantic Antiquity: Rome in the British Imagination, 1789-1832

Jonathan Sachs

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780195376128
eISBN:
9780199871643
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195376128.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

Romantic Antiquity examines how Romantic‐period writers deploy Roman republican precedents to constitute their vision of literary and political modernity. While scholars have long noted ... More


Praise and Opposition 1798–1799

Anne Stott

in Hannah More: The First Victorian

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199274888
eISBN:
9780191714962
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199274888.003.0010
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Hannah More's increasingly ambitious plans for her Sunday schools led her to found another in the parish of Wedmore, where she encountered serious opposition from high church clergy. In 1799 she ... More


The Blagdon Controversy 1799–1803

Anne Stott

in Hannah More: The First Victorian

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199274888
eISBN:
9780191714962
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199274888.003.0011
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter deals with the most controversial episode in Hannah More's career: her quarrel with Thomas Bere, the curate of Blagdon — over the schoolmaster, Henry Young, who was accused of Methodism. ... More


From Roman to roman: The Jacobin Novel and the Roman Legacy in the 1790s

Jonathan Sachs

in Romantic Antiquity: Rome in the British Imagination, 1789-1832

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780195376128
eISBN:
9780199871643
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195376128.003.0003
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter evaluates the contours of republican poetics in the English Jacobin novels of Godwin, Holcroft, Hays, and Inchbald. Focusing on the invocation of classical texts and Roman historical ... More


Writing the Revolution: A French Woman's History in Letters

Lindsay A. H. Parker

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199931026
eISBN:
9780199345700
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199931026.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, World Modern History

Writing the Revolution challenges the thesis that exclusion defined women’s experiences of the French Revolution by exploring the life of a middle-class wife and mother of revolutionary ... More


Introduction: Voices from the Common Grave of Liberty

Nicholas Roe

in Wordsworth and Coleridge: The Radical Years

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198119692
eISBN:
9780191671197
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198119692.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This book presents some of the difficulties in William Wordsworth's and Samuel Taylor Coleridge's retrospective accounts of their own radicalism, and is in effect a manifesto for the historical and ... More


Jacobinism and the Revolt of Lyon 1789–1793

W. D. Edmonds

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198227496
eISBN:
9780191678714
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198227496.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Although much has been written about Lyon during the Great Terror of 1793–1794, this is the first study of the four turbulent years which left France's second city marked out for savage repression by ... More


The Anti-Jacobins

Marilyn Butler

in Jane Austen and the War of Ideas

Published in print:
1988
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198129684
eISBN:
9780191671838
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198129684.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

The leading spirits behind The Anti-Jacobin of 1797–1798 were George Canning, William Gifford, and Hookham Frere, intelligent men who liked at least to claim that their targets were ideas rather than ... More


Maria Edgeworth

Marilyn Butler

in Jane Austen and the War of Ideas

Published in print:
1988
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198129684
eISBN:
9780191671838
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198129684.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

The so-called Jacobin novelist seeks to dramatize and give value to the individual. He believes in the reality of the external social world, but he views it with hostility, and presents it angled ... More


A Precarious Victory: The Jacobins in Power, December 1792–May 1793

W. D. Edmonds

in Jacobinism and the Revolt of Lyon 1789–1793

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198227496
eISBN:
9780191678714
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198227496.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The first section of this chapter discusses the bases of Jacobin power. The second section examines Jacobin dilemmas. The third section looks at the beginnings of organized anti-Jacobinism in the ... More


From Anti-Jacobinism to ‘Federalism’, 29 May–24 June 1793

W. D. Edmonds

in Jacobinism and the Revolt of Lyon 1789–1793

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198227496
eISBN:
9780191678714
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198227496.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The first two sections of this chapter discuss the jounée of May 29, as well as its national and local contexts. The third and fourth sections examine the class struggle and repression during this ... More


The Siege

W. D. Edmonds

in Jacobinism and the Revolt of Lyon 1789–1793

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198227496
eISBN:
9780191678714
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198227496.003.0009
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The uniqueness of Lyon's revolutionary experience was demonstrated most clearly in the nine-week siege of the summer and autumn of 1793. Several other cities came under attack from the forces of the ... More


“By force, or openly, what could be done?”: Godwin, Smith, Wollstonecraft, and the Gagging Acts Novel

John Bugg

in Five Long Winters: The Trials of British Romanticism

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780804785105
eISBN:
9780804787307
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804785105.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

Politically engaged novels from the 1790s have often been described as either “Jacobin” or “anti-Jacobin.” This chapter proposes a different way to think about this literary landscape by examining ... More


The Novelist Who Was Not: Robert Bage (1728–1801)

Kenneth R. Johnston

in Unusual Suspects: Pitt's Reign of Alarm and the Lost Generation of the 1790s

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199657803
eISBN:
9780191771576
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199657803.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, 18th-century Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

The effects of Pitt’s domestic policy of Alarmism impacted the development of literary genres. Robert Bage, a Midlands industrialist (paper mills), wrote satirical ‘novels of purpose’ in the 1780s. ... More


The Novel Wars of 1790–1804

Jon Mee

in The Oxford History of the Novel in English: Volume 2: English and British Fiction 1750-1820

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780199574803
eISBN:
9780191869747
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199574803.003.0011
Subject:
Literature, 18th-century Literature, Prose (inc. letters, diaries)

This chapter explores the novel in the period 1790–1804. The French Revolution profoundly shaped the English novel in the 1790s. Originally, the Revolution was welcomed by sections of the reading ... More


The Masters of the Red Brigades

Alessandro Orsini

in Anatomy of the Red Brigades: The Religious Mind-set of Modern Terrorists

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449864
eISBN:
9780801460913
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449864.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter focuses on the illustrious predecessors of the Red Brigades. They belong to a politico-religious tradition that, in its most complete form represented by the Jacobin revolution, boasts ... More


Conclusion: Democracy and Terror

Michael Sonenscher

in Sans-Culottes: An Eighteenth-Century Emblem in the French Revolution

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780691180809
eISBN:
9781400829026
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691180809.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This chapter discusses how the very particular setting in which the emergence of the sans-culottes in their now familiar guise occurred goes some way towards explaining why the mixture of descriptive ... More


Choosing Terror: Virtue, Friendship, and Authenticity in the French Revolution

Marisa Linton

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199576302
eISBN:
9780191747410
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199576302.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book examines the leaders of the French Revolution — Robespierre and his fellow Jacobins — and particularly the gradual process whereby many of them came to ‘choose terror’. These men led the ... More


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