The Crowd in History: A Study of Popular Disturbances in France and England, 1730-1848 / Edition 2

The Crowd in History: A Study of Popular Disturbances in France and England, 1730-1848 / Edition 2

by George F. E. Rude
     
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781897959473
Publisher:
Interlink Publishing Group, Incorporated
Publication date:
12/28/2005
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
278
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Contents

Illustrations and Maps, vii,
Preface to the 1981 Edition, 1,
Introduction: The Subject and its Problems, 3,
Part One. The Crowd in Action,
1 The French Rural Riot of the Eighteenth Century, 19,
2 The English Country Riot of the Eighteenth Century, 33,
3 The City Riot of the Eighteenth Century, 47,
4 Labor Disputes in Eighteenth-Century England, 66,
5 Luddism, 79,
6 The French Revolution: (1) The Political Riot, 93,
7 The French Revolution: (2) The Food Riot, 108,
8 The French Revolution: (3) The Labor Dispute, 123,
9 'Church and King' Riots, 135,
10 'Captain Swing' and 'Rebecca's Daughters', 149,
11 The French Revolution of 1848, 164,
12 Chartism, 179,
Part Two. The Pre-industrial Crowd,
13 Faces in the Crowd, 195,
14 Motives and Beliefs, 214,
15 The Pattern of Disturbance and the Behavior of Crowds, 237,
16 The Success and Failure of the Crowd, 259,
Bibliography, 270,
Index, 273,

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