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The Resource Before the deluge : public debt, inequality, and the intellectual origins of the French Revolution, Michael Sonenscher

Before the deluge : public debt, inequality, and the intellectual origins of the French Revolution, Michael Sonenscher

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Before the deluge : public debt, inequality, and the intellectual origins of the French Revolution
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Before the deluge
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public debt, inequality, and the intellectual origins of the French Revolution
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Michael Sonenscher
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eng
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Ever since the French Revolution, Madame de Pompadour's comment, "Apres moi, le deluge" (after me, the deluge), has looked like a callous if accurate prophecy of the political cataclysms that began in 1789. But decades before the Bastille fell, French writers had used the phrase to describe a different kind of selfish recklessness--not toward the flood of revolution but, rather, toward the flood of public debt
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Before the deluge : public debt, inequality, and the intellectual origins of the French Revolution, Michael Sonenscher
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Before the deluge : public debt, inequality, and the intellectual origins of the French Revolution, Michael Sonenscher
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt7sh6z
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 373-402) and index
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Contents
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; INTRODUCTION; 1. Facing the Future; 2. Montesquieu and the Idea of Monarchy; 3. Morality and Politics in a Divided World; 4. Industry and Representative Government; CONCLUSION; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
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