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Power And the City in the Netherlandic World (The Northern World, V. 22) [Hardcover]

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In the absence of a powerful state, how was coercive power established within, over, and by the cities of the Low Countries? Eleven chapters covering the medieval and early modern periods explore this theme from various angles. Some chapters detail symbolic contests or armed struggle, while others focus on industrial control by urban magistrates or their attempts to regulate servants and maintain religious orthodoxy. The essays suggest that the Netherlandic world, in which cities have always loomed large, may have followed a distinctive path of political development that characterized the urban belt of Europe more generally. As such, this volume aims to create new understandings of the place of the Low Countries in European history.

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Studio: Brill Academic Publishers
Pages   242
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 1" Width: 6.25" Height: 9.5"
Weight:   1.34 lbs.
Binding  Hardcover
Release Date   May 1, 2006
Publisher   Brill Academic Publishers
ISBN  900415129X  
ISBN13  9789004151291  

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More About Wayne Te Brake & Wim Klooster

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Wayne te Brake, Professor of History at Purchase College, State University of New York, is author of "Regents and Rebels: The Revolutionary World of an Eighteenth-Century Dutch City" (1989), and coeditor of "Challenging Authority: The Historical Study of Contentious Politics" (1998).

Wayne te Brake currently resides in the state of New York.

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2Books > Subjects > History > Europe > Ireland > Medieval
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5Books > Subjects > Nonfiction > Social Sciences > Sociology > Urban

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