The Second Coming (Routledge Revivals)
Popular Millenarianism, 1780-1850
||Harrison, J. F. C.|
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $46.95|
| Book Description: |
First published in 1979, The Second Coming is an experiment in the writing of popular history - a contribution to the history of the people who have no history and an exploration of some of the ideas, beliefs and ways of thinking of ordinary men and women in the late eighteenth and first half of the nineteenth centuries. Millenarianism is a conceptual tool with which to explore some aspects of popular thought and culture. It is also seen as an ideology of social change and as a...