The Cult of the Nation in France: Inventing Nationalism, 1680-1800 / Edition 1

The Cult of the Nation in France: Inventing Nationalism, 1680-1800 / Edition 1

by David A. Bell
     
 

ISBN-10: 0674012372

ISBN-13: 9780674012370

Pub. Date: 09/01/2003

Publisher: Harvard

In a work of lucid prose and striking originality, Bell offers the first comprehensive survey of patriotism and national sentiment in early modern France, and shows how the dialectical relationship between nationalism and religion left a complex legacy that still resonates in debates over French national identity today.

Overview

In a work of lucid prose and striking originality, Bell offers the first comprehensive survey of patriotism and national sentiment in early modern France, and shows how the dialectical relationship between nationalism and religion left a complex legacy that still resonates in debates over French national identity today.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674012370
Publisher:
Harvard
Publication date:
09/01/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Preface

Introduction: Constructing the Nation

1. The National and the Sacred

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