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Author Kroen, Sheryl, 1961-

Title Politics and theater : the crisis of legitimacy in restoration France, 1815-1830 / Sheryl Kroen.

Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, c2000.

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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 394 p.)
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Series Studies on the history of society and culture ; 40
Studies on the history of society and culture ; 40.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 375-385) and index.
Contents Preliminaries; Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface; Introduction; 1. The "Counterrevolutionary" State and the Politics of Oubli (Forgetting); 2. The Missionaries: Expiation and the Resacralization of the King's Two Bodies; 3. Competing Commemorations; 4. "Practicing" Politics in an Age of Counterrevolution; 5. Popular Anticlericalism; 6. Tartufferie; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary This work views postrevolutionary France through Moliere's comedy Tartuffe. The book argues that the Restoration was a critical bridge between emerging practices of the old regime the revolution, and the post-1830 politics of protest.
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Subject Molière, 1622-1673. Tartuffe -- Influence.
Tartuffe (Molière)
France -- History -- Restoration, 1814-1830 -- Political aspects.
France -- History -- July Revolution, 1830 -- Theater and the revolution.
Legitimacy of governments -- France.
Monarchy -- France -- History -- 19th century.
Democracy -- France -- History -- 19th century.
HISTORY -- Europe -- General.
Legitimacy of governments.
July Revolution (France : 1830)
Chronological Term 1800-1899
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Politics and theater Berkeley : University of California Press, c2000. 0520222148 (cloth : alk. paper) (DLC) 99048330
ISBN 9780520924383 ebook
0520222148 (cloth : alk. paper)
058538987X (electronic bk.)
9780585389875 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. ebc223487