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Bureaucrats and Bourgeois Society: Office Politics and Individual Credit in France 1789-1848 - War, Culture and Society, 1750-1850 (Hardback)Ralph Kingston (author)
Hardback 237 Pages / Published: 19/10/2012
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Between 1789 and 1848, clerks modified their occupational practices, responding to political scrutiny and state-administration reforms. Ralph Kingston examines the lives and influence of bureaucrats inside and outside the office as they helped define nineteenth-century bourgeois social capital, ideals of emulation, honour, and masculinity.
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages: 237
Weight: 440 g
Dimensions: 216 x 140 x 18 mm
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