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    M. Linton
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    Palgrave Macmillan; 2001 edition (October 5, 2001)
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MARISA LINTON is a Senior Lecturer in History at Kingston University, London.

MARISA LINTON is a Senior Lecturer in History at Kingston University, London. She has published numerous articles, including work on the political ideas of Robespierre, on religious toleration in Enlightenment France, on the origins of the French Revolution, and on women in the Paris Commune of 1871. Johnson Kent Wright, H-France an instructive analysis of the evoloution of one flexible and influential concept but also illustrated larger themes.

Article in The Journal of Modern History 77(1):193-195 · March 2005 with 4 Reads. How we measure 'reads'.

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Start by marking The Politics of Virtue in Enlightenment France as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. This is the first study to focus on the idea of virtue and its place in political thought in 18th-century France. Virtue could be used to impart moral authority to arguments about political power. The development of this strategic idea is traced through the works of key Enlightenment thinkers. There is also consideration of the ways in which numerous popular writers of the This is the first study to focus on the idea of virtue and its place in political thought in 18th-century France.

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14 Marisa Linton, The Politics of Virtue in Enlightenment France (New York: Palgrave, 2001). 156 Johnson Wright Proceedings of the Western Society for French History government, and sharp distinction between it and monarchy? With these questions, we arrive at one of the essential conundrums of eighteenth-century intellectual history. Study on the go. Download the Android app.

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Katharine Hamerton, "Marisa Linton, The Politics of Virtue in Enlightenment France," The Journal of Modern History 77, no. 1 (March 2005): 193-195. Of all published articles, the following were the most read within the past 12 months. Going for an Indian : South Asian Restaurants and the Limits of Multiculturalism in Britain. Mistakes and Myths: The Allies, Germany, and the Versailles Treaty, 1918–1921. Defenestration as Ritual Punishment: Windows, Power, and Political Culture in Early Modern Europe.

9 Society and culture. Science played an important role in Enlightenment discourse and thought. The Enlightenment has long been hailed as the foundation of modern Western political and intellectual culture. Social and cultural implications in the arts. Many Enlightenment writers and thinkers had backgrounds in the sciences and associated scientific advancement with the overthrow of religion and traditional authority in favour of the development of free speech and thought. The Enlightenment brought political modernization to the West, in terms of introducing democratic values and institutions and the creation of modern, liberal democracies.

This is the first study to focus on the idea of virtue and its place in political thought in eighteenth-century France. Virtue could be used to impart moral authority to arguments about political power. The development of this strategic idea is traced through the works of key Enlightenment thinkers. There is also consideration of the ways in which numerous popular writers of the day, including clerics, eulogists, journalists, novelists and lawyers, employed the idea of virtue in polemical discussions in their writings.