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economy of violence in early modern France

crime and justice in the Haute Auvergne, 1587-1664

by Malcolm R. Greenshields

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Published by Pennsylvania State University Press in University Park, Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France,
  • Auvergne
    • Subjects:
    • Violent crimes -- France -- Auvergne -- History -- 16th century.,
    • Violent crimes -- France -- Auvergne -- History -- 17th century.,
    • Violence -- France -- Auvergne -- History -- 16th century.,
    • Violence -- France -- Auvergne -- History -- 17th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-255) and index.

      StatementMalcolm Greenshields.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6969.A9 G74 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 262 p. :
      Number of Pages262
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1402365M
      ISBN 100271010096
      LC Control Number93010328

      So we discover that there was systematic murder of Poles in the early stages of war breaking out; and within “less than a year of the outbreak of hostilities, murderous violence had thus become an officially sanctioned element in the management of the German war effort [T]he management of the food supply went beyond selective purges to. The rise of civilised conduct and behaviour has long been considered as one of the major factors in the transformation from medieval to modern society. Thinkers and historians alike argue that violence progressively declined as men learned to control their emotions. The feud is a phenomenon associated with backward societies, and in the West duelling codified behaviour .

      “Sex, Violence, and the Avant-Garde is a fascinating work that will make an important contribution to studies of anarchism, politics, violence, immigration, and sexuality. Richard Sonn demonstrates that the anarchists were not a fringe group but were visible and significant in the arts, politics, and the causes célèbres of the interwar period. The problem of violence in the modern world J. J. Carney The skulls of victims of the genocide in Rwanda are seen at the Kigali Memorial Center in Kigali, Rwanda, in .

      General Overviews. There are many good books on French history. The most complex and most challenging is Burguière and Revel –For the early modern period specifically, see Goubert and Roche Many syntheses consider a century or a reign, or give a brief presentation of the main features of the Old Regime ().Two Oxford Bibliographies in . Machiavelli’s contribution is to understand the political task as setting the goal of an economy of violence. The aim is a science of the controlled application of force, one which will know how to administer just the precise dosage required in the circumstances – like surgery or chemotherapy.


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