In the Presence of the Past: Essays in Honor of Frank Manuel

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Frank Manuel: An Appreciation.- The Diffusion of Science and the Conversion of the Gentiles in the Seventeenth Century.- Good Aristocrats/Bad Aristocrats: Thomas Hobbes and Early Modern Political Culture.- John Selden and the Nature of Seventeenth-Century Science.- Reason and Revolution: Political Consciousness and Ideological Invention at the End of the Old Regime.- Victor Considerant: The Making of a Fourierist.- Utopia and the Sharpest Anguish of the Age?.- Auguste Comte and the Nebular Hypothesis.- The Profits of America: Early Nineteenth-Century British Travel in the United States.- Hawthorne in Utopia.- Human Rights and Democracy.- Dilthey’s Introduction to the Human Sciences: Liberal Social Thought in the Second Reich.- Above and Beyond Party: The Dilemma of Dossiers de l’Action Populaire in the 1930s.
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