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The Religious Origins of the French Revolution: From Calvin to the Civil Constitution, 1560-1791
Although the French Revolution is associated with efforts to dechristianize the French state and citizens, it actually had long-term religious-even Christian-origins, claims Dale Van Kley in thisExpand
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The French idea of freedom : the Old Regime and the Declaration of Rights of 1789
Acknowledgements Contributors Declaration on the rights of man and of the citizen Introduction Dale Van Kley Part I. Context: 1. Old regime origins of democratic liberty David D. Bien 2. From theExpand
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Church and Community in the Diocese of Lyon, 1500-1789 [Book Review]
Connoisseurs of the recent scholarly attention given to the social and cultural impact of the sixteenth-century religious reformations will welcome Hoffman's fine study of the Counter ReformationExpand
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Religion and politics in enlightenment Europe
This work shows that the collapse of the post-reformation confessional state was more the result of religious dissent from within, much of it orthodox, than attacks of an anti-religiousExpand
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Religion and the Age of “Patriot” Reform*
  • D. Kley
  • Political Science
  • 1 June 2008
The Moravian pietist Nicolaus Ludwig Von Zinzendorf must figure among the competitors for the distinction of first pronouncing the word “nationalism.” As befits a word with the reputation of aExpand
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