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The Political Culture of the Sister Republics, 1794-1806

Title
The Political Culture of the Sister Republics, 1794-1806 edited by Joris Oddens, Mart Rutjes, and Erik Jacobs.
ISBN
9789048522415
9048522412
9789089646064
908964606X
Physical Description
1 online resource (322 pages)
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Summary
"Leading historians of the French, Batavian, Helvetic, Cisalpine and Neapolitan revolutions bridge the gap between the historiographies of the so-called 'Sister' Republics. They explore political culture as a set of discourses or political practices. Parliamentary practices, the comparability of 'universal' political concepts, late-eighteenth century Republicanism, the relationship between press and politics, and the interaction between the Sister Republics and France are studied from a comparative, transnational perspective."-- Publisher's description: http://en.aup.nl/books/9789089646064-the-political-culture-of-the-sister-republics-1794-1806.html
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Language
English
Added to Catalog
January 14, 2021
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-244) and index.
Contents
The constitutional debate in the Helvetic Republic in 1800-1801: Between French influence and national self-government / Antoine Broussy An unwelcome Sister Republic: Re-reading political relations between the Cisalpine Republic and the French Directory / Antonino De Francesco; Bibliography; List of contributors; Notes; Index.
4. Press, politics, and public opinion Censorship and press liberty in the Sister Republics: Some reflections / Simon Burrows; 1798: A turning point? : Censorship in the Batavian Republic / Erik Jacobs; Censorship and public opinion: Press and politics in the Helvetic Republic (1798-1803) / Andreas W urgler ; Liberty of press and censorship in the first Cisalpine Republic / Katia Visconti; 5. The Sister Republics and France; Small nation, big sisters / Pierre Serna; The national dimension in the Batavian Revolution: Political discussions, institutions, and constitutions / Annie Jourdan.
3. The invention of democratic parliamentary practices Parliamentary practices in the Sister Republics in the light of the French experience / Malcolm Crook; Making the most of national time: Accountability, transparency, and term limits in the first Dutch Parliament (1796-1797) / Joris Oddens; The invention of democratic parliamentary practices in the Helvetic Republic: Some remarks / Andr e Holenstein; The Neapolitan republican experiment of 1799: Legislation, balance of power, and the workings of democracy between theory and practice / Valeria Ferrari.
New wine in old wineskins: Republicanism in the Helvetic Republic / Urte Weeber2. Political concepts and languages; Revolutionary concepts and languages in the Sister Republics of the late 1790s / Pasi Ihalainen ; Useful citizens. Citizenship and democracy in the Batavian Republic, 1795-1801 / Mart Rutjes; From rights to citizenship to the Helvetian indig enat: Political integration of citizens under the Helvetic Republic / Silvia Arlettaz; The battle over 'democracy' in Italian political thought during the revolutionary triennio, 1796-1799 / Mauro Lenci.
Cover; Table of Contents; Timeline of the Sister Republics (1794-1806); The political culture of the Sister Republics; Joris Oddens and Mart Rutjes; 'The political passions of other nations'; National choices and the European order in the writings of Germaine de Sta el; Biancamaria Fontana; 1. The transformation of republicanism; The transformation of republicanism in the Sister Republics / Andrew Jainchill; 'Republic' and 'democracy' in Dutch late eighteenth-century revolutionary discourse / Wyger R.E. Velema.
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