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Roots of Radicalism Tradition, the Public Sphere, and Early Nineteenth-Century Social Movements

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ISBN-10: 0226090868

ISBN-13: 9780226090863

Edition: 2012

Authors: Craig Calhoun

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The story of the rise of radicalism in the early nineteenth century has often been simplified into a fable about progressive social change. The diverse social movements of the erareligious, political, regional, national, antislavery, and protemperanceare presented as mere strands in a unified tapestry of labor and democratic mobilization. Taking aim at this flawed view of radicalism as simply the extreme end of a single dimension of progress, Craig Calhoun emphasizes the coexistence of different kinds of radicalism, their tensions, and their implications. The Roots of Radicalismreveals the importance of radicalism's links to preindustrial culture and attachments to place and local…    
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List price: $35.00
Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Publication date: 3/9/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 416
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.20" tall
Weight: 1.298
Language: English

Resituating Radicalism
Social Movements and the Idea of Progress
The Radicalism of Tradition: Community Strength or Venerable Disguise and Borrowed Language?
The Public Sphere in the Field of Power
The Reluctant Counterpublic (with Michael McQuarrie)
Class, Place, and Industrial Revolution
Industrialization and Social Radicalism: British and French Workers' Movements and the Mid-Nineteenth-Century Crises
Classical Social Theory and the French Revolution of 1848
New Social Movements of the Early Nineteenth Century
Progress for Whom?