Subversive Words: Public Opinion in Eighteenth-Century France (Paperback)Arlette Farge (author)
Paperback 232 Pages / Published: 07/11/1994
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This important and original book addresses the nature of public opinion, the relation between rulers and ruled, and the role of popular rumours in eighteenth century France. Arlette Farge draws on chronicles, newspapers, memoirs, police records and newsheets to show that ordinary Parisians had definite opinions on what was happening in their city.
Publisher: Polity Press
Number of pages: 232
Weight: 354 g
Dimensions: 227 x 155 x 13 mm
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