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Title Monarchisms in the Age of Enlightenment : liberty, patriotism, and the common good / edited by Hans Blom, John Christian Laursen, and Luisa Simonutti
Published Toronto : University of Toronto Press, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 306 pages)
Series UCLA Center/Clark series
UCLA Clark Memorial Library series.
Contents ""Contents""; ""List of Contributors""; ""Introduction""; ""PART I: MONARCHISMS AND REPUBLICANISMS IN THE POLITICAL THOUGHT OF SPINOZA, BAYLE, F�NELON, HUME, AND MONTESQUIEU""; ""1 Spinoza on Res Publica, Republics, and Monarchies""; ""2 �Absolute, Not Arbitrary, Power�: Monarchism and Politics in the Thought of the Huguenots and Pierre Bayle""; ""3 Bayle and Hume on Monarchy, Scepticism, and Forms of Government""; ""4 Fénelon�s �Republican� Monarchism in Telemachus""; ""5 Free Trade, Free Speech, and Free Love: Monarchy from the Liberal Prospect in Mid-eighteenth Century France""
""12 Theorizing Enlightened Absolutism: The Swiss Republican Origins of Prussian Monarchism""""13 Intellectual Resistance to Absolute Monarchy in Eighteenth-Century Prussia: Castillon�s Translation of Blount�s Philostratus""; ""PART IV: REFLECTIONS ON THE BRITISH MONARCHY""; ""14 Monarchy in the Name of Britain: The Case of George III""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Z""
""PART II. ENLIGHTENED CHRISTIAN AND MILLENARIAN MONARCHISMS""""6 Caesar Augustus in Vico�s New Science: Monarchy as Remedy for Democracy""; ""7 �Everything Must Be Redone�: Condillac as Critic of Despotism and Defender of Toleration""; ""8 The Fifth Monarchy Redux""; ""PART III: DEFENDING AND RESISTING ABSOLUTE MONARCHY""; ""9 Defending Monarchism in Denmark-Norway in the Eighteenth Century""; ""10 Popular Philosophy and Absolute Monarchy""; ""11 The Prussian Monarchy and the Practices of Enlightenment""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Enlightenment.
Monarchy -- History -- 17th century.
Monarchy -- History -- 18th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Blom, J. C. H., 1943-
Laursen, John Christian.
Simonutti, Luisa.
ISBN 1442684607 (electronic bk.)
9781442684607 (electronic bk.)