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Communities of Discourse

Ideology and Social Structure in the Reformation, the Enlightenment, and European Socialism

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$46.50 • £37.95 • €42.00

ISBN 9780674151659

Publication Date: 03/15/1993



  • Introduction: The Problem of Articulation
  • I. The Protestant Reformation
    • 1. Contexts and Perspectives
    • 2. State Autonomy and the Reformation
    • 3. The Failure of Reformation
    • 4. Social Conditions and Reformation Discourse
  • II. The Enlightenment
    • 5. Mercantilism and the House of Learning
    • 6. Cultural Production in France and England
    • 7. Enlightenment Developments in Prussia and Scotland
    • 8. The Enlightenment in Decentralized Societies
    • 9. Autocracy and the Limits of Enlightenment
    • 10. Text and Context
  • III. European Socialism
    • 11. Institutional and Intellectual Antecedents
    • 12. Bismarck’s Contribution to German Socialism
    • 13. Liberalism in France and Great Britain
    • 14. Socialism in the Broader European Context
    • 15. Theory and Practice
  • IV. Sociology and Cultural Change
    • 16. The Legacy of Classical Theory
    • 17. Social Structure and Ideology
    • 18. Capitalism and the Shaping of Culture
  • Notes
  • Index

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