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Author Velema, Wyger

Title Republicans : essays on eighteenth-century Dutch political thought / by Wyger R.E. Velema
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2007


Description 1 online resource (xiii, 241 pages)
Series Brill's studies in intellectual history, 0920-8607 ; v. 155
Brill's studies in intellectual history ; v. 155.
Contents "The First Republic of Europe" -- Anti-Monarchism in Early Modern Dutch Political Thought -- Early Eighteenth-Century Political Languages -- Polite Republicanism and the Problem of Decline -- Republican Readings of Montesquieu: The Esprit des Lois in the Dutch Republic -- Revolution, Counterrevolution and the Stadholderate, 1780-1795 -- The Concept of Liberty in the Dutch Republic, 1780-1787 -- Contemporary Reactions to Patriot Political Discourse -- Dutch Constitutionalism at the End of the Eighteenth Century -- The End of Republican Politics
Summary "This book explores the many varieties of eighteenth-century Dutch republicanism from a number of different methodological perspectives. It thereby significantly contributes to our understanding of a crucial period in the development of Dutch political thought."--Jacket
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Republicanism -- Netherlands -- History -- 18th century
Constitutional history -- Netherlands
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Civics & Citizenship.
Constitutional history
Politics and government
Politisches Denken
Nationale identiteit.
Republiek der Verenigde Nederlanden.
Republikanism -- historia -- Nederländerna -- 1700-talet.
SUBJECT Netherlands -- Politics and government -- 1648-1795.
Netherlands -- Politics and government -- 1795-1815.
Subject Netherlands
Nederländerna -- historia -- 1700-talet.
Genre/Form History
Essays (teksten)
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9789047431114