Restoration, Revolution, Reaction: Economics and Politics in Germany, 1815-1871 / Edition 1

Restoration, Revolution, Reaction: Economics and Politics in Germany, 1815-1871 / Edition 1

by Theodore S. Hamerow
     
 

ISBN-10: 0691007551

ISBN-13: 9780691007557

Pub. Date: 05/01/1966

Publisher: Princeton University Press

A study of the economic and social changes which shaped the movement for German unification. The author emphasizes the effect of industrialism on urban life, traces the decline of manorialism in agriculture and seeks to show that the political movements of these years were profoundly influenced by the economic transition from agrarianism to capitalism.

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A study of the economic and social changes which shaped the movement for German unification. The author emphasizes the effect of industrialism on urban life, traces the decline of manorialism in agriculture and seeks to show that the political movements of these years were profoundly influenced by the economic transition from agrarianism to capitalism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780691007557
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
Publication date:
05/01/1966
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
5.56(w) x 8.62(h) x 0.91(d)

Table of Contents

Prefacevii
Part 1Restoration1
1.The Origins of Industrialism3
2.The Decline of the Handicraft System21
3.The Agrarian Problem38
4.The Ideological Conflict56
5.The Hungry Forties75
Part 2Revolution95
6.The Spring Uprising97
7.The Frankfurt Parliament117
8.The Worker and the Revolution137
9.The Peasant and the Revolution156
10.The Fall of Liberalism173
Part 3Reaction197
11.The Conservative Fifties199
12.The Economics of Reaction219
13.The New Era238
Conclusion257
14.The Road to Unification259
Bibliography263
Notes289
Index343

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