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Philippe Aries and the Politics of French Cultural History

Philippe Aries and the Politics of French Cultural History( )
Author: Hutton, Patrick H.
Series title:Critical Perspectives on Modern Culture Ser.
Publication Date:Jun 2004
Publisher:University of Massachusetts Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $25.95
Book Description:

The author of Centuries of Childhood and other landmark historical works, Philippe Ariès (1914--1984) was a singular figure in French intellectual life. He was both a political reactionary and a path-breaking scholar, a sectarian royalist who supported the Vichy regime and a founder of the new cultural history -- popularly known as l'histoire des mentalités -- that developed in the decades following World War II. In this book, Patrick H. Hutton explores the relationship between...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Historical
History / Europe / France
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.85 x 8.97 Inches
Book Weight:1.047 Pounds

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