|Forlag||Harvard University Press|
|Emne||European history; France; Social & cultural history; Social classes; c 1700 to c 1800; c 1800 to c 1900|
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Om Myth of the French Bourgeoisie
Who, exactly, were the French bourgeoisie? Unlike the Anglo-Americans, who widely embraced middle-class ideals and values, the French--even the most affluent and conservative--have always rejected and maligned bourgeois values and identity.In this new approach to the old question of the bourgeoisie, Sarah Maza focuses on the crucial period before, during, and after the French Revolution, and offers a provocative answer: the French bourgeoisie has never existed.