Mikropolitiken des Friedens
Semantiken und Praktiken des Hausfriedens im 18. Jahrhundert
[The Micropolitics of Peace: 18th Century Semantics and Practices of Domestic Tranquility]
Series:bibliothek altes Reich 18
Aims and Scope
The study investigates how the semantics of peace functioned in domestic conflicts between 1760 and 1810. The analysis of communicative practices of the actors in court reveals the importance of notions of peace in conflict regulation at the political micro-level. This first systematic exploration of the discourse on domestic tranquility demonstrates its role in promoting order during a time of profound change.
- xii, 373 pages
- 10 Fig.
- DE GRUYTER OLDENBOURG
- Type of Publication:
- Historians specializing in the early modern era and the 18th century