Reflections on the Revolution in France download free [PDF and Ebook] by Edmund Burke

Reflections on the Revolution in France download free [PDF and Ebook] by Edmund Burke year 2009
  • Book name: Reflections on the Revolution in France
  • Author: Edmund Burke
  • Release date: 2009/10/6
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Society and Social Sciences
  • ISBN: 9780199539024
  • Rating: 7.39 of 10
  • Votes: 749
  • Review by: Albert Love
  • Review rating: 9.22 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/17
  • Total pages: 352
  • Includes a PDF summary of 40 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Edmund Burke was the dominant political thinker of the last quarter of the eighteenth century in England. His reputation depends less on his role as a practising politician than on his ability to set contemporary problems within a wider context of political theory. Above all, he commented on change. He tried to teach lessons about how change should be managed, what limits should not be transgressed, and what should be reverently preserved. Burke's generation was muchin need of advice on these matters. The Industrial Revolution, the American Revolution, and catastrophically, the French Revolution presented challenges of terrible proportions. They could promise paradise or threaten anarchy. Burke was acutely aware of how high the stakes were. The Reflections onthe Revolution in France was a dire warning of the consequences that would follow the mismanagement of change. ABOUT THE SERIES: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the widest range of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, helpful notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 19H45M4S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: French Revolution, Revolutions, Uprisings, Rebellions, Modern History To 20th Century: C 1700 To C 1900, Literary Essays, Political Science & Theory, European History
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 10.20 USD
  • Dimensions: 128x196x16mm
  • Weight: 242g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Oxford, United Kingdom

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