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1848

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

The most celebrated and widespread of the 19th-c. European revolutions proved also a crucial turning point in the Italian Risorgimento. Beginning with an insurrection in Palermo in January,...

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Custom and Law in the Modern Period

Martyn Rady.

in Customary Law in Hungary

August 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Political History. 14280 words.

At the end of the eighteenth century, in the wake of Joseph II’s reforms, the diet began to assume the initiative in legal reform, although only a few of its proposals were converted into...

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The Moral Climate of Reform

Angus Hawkins.

in Victorian Political Culture

May 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Political History. 14506 words.

This chapter examines the changing moral climate surrounding renewed discussion of parliamentary Reform after 1848. Britain’s avoidance of revolution in 1848 was celebrated as proof of the...

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Agriculture, Industry, and Communications

Anna Ross.

in Beyond the Barricades

January 2019; p ublished online February 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Political History. 13174 words.

This chapter looks at the efforts of the Brandenburg–Manteuffel and Manteuffel Ministries of State to reform agriculture, industry, and communications in the post-revolutionary decade....

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Bureaucratic Geographies of the State

Anna Ross.

in Beyond the Barricades

January 2019; p ublished online February 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Political History. 9014 words.

This chapter explores the nature of the Prussian state on the eve of 1848 and the administrative challenges it posed to officials. This includes an overview of Prussia’s territories and...

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Beyond the Barricades

Anna Ross.

January 2019; p ublished online February 2019 .

Book. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Political History. 256 pages.

Beyond the Barricades is an original study of government after the 1848–9 revolutions. It focuses on a number of conservative ministers in Prussia who sought to learn lessons...

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