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The eighteenth-century commonwealthman

studies in the transmission, development, and circumstance of English liberal thought from the restoration of Charles II until the war with the thirteen colonies

by Caroline Robbins

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Published by Liberty Fund in Indianapolis, Ind .
Written in English

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  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Liberalism -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Political science -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 18th century.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCaroline Robbins.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJN210 .R6 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 465 p. :
      Number of Pages465
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3688351M
      ISBN 100865974276
      LC Control Number2003054617
      OCLC/WorldCa52575338

      The University of Chicago Press. Books Division. Chicago Distribution Center. BOOK REVIEWS Deputyes & Libertyes. The Origins of Representative Government in Colonial America. By MICHAEL KAMMEN. (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, , xiv, lily iv p. Bibliography, index. $) In the past decade there has been an upsurge of interest in political thought (Caroline Robbins' The Eighteenth-Century Commonwealthman isAuthor: John M. Elliott.   The compact frame and aim of the book, while it succeeds admirably in documenting a considerable series of debts to English republican thinking in eighteenth-century France, means that there simply is not room for a full discussion of the overarching character of eighteenth-century French republicanism or of the many influences upon it from Author: John Marshall.


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Scores of obscure figures are mentioned with little or no explanation of who the people are. Many people are mentioned early in the book, yet very brief biographies of them appear only hundreds of pages later. The writing is dull. The book also presumes a detailed knowledge of seventeenth and eighteenth century British history/5(6).

In her Introduction to The Eighteenth-Century Commonwealthman, Caroline Robbins “Professor Robbins’ book, a monumental piece of mature scholarship is a history of liberal ideas and the men who promulgated them in England from the Restoration to the American War of /5.

Of the Previous Edition “Professor Robbins’ book, a monumental piece of mature scholarship is a history of liberal ideas and the men who promulgated them in England from the Restoration to the American War of Independence.” —John Charles Weston, Jr., The Review of Politics () In her Introduction to The Eighteenth-Century Commonwealthman, Caroline Robbins.

"The Review of Politics "()In her Introduction to "The Eighteenth-Century Commonwealthman," Caroline Robbins wrote that the Commonwealthmen were "a gifted and active minority of the population of the British Isles, who kept alive, during an age of extraordinary complacency and legislative inactivity, a demand for increased liberty of /5(6).

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Download books for free. Find books. She wrote The Eighteenth Century Commonwealthman in Her parents were Rowland Richard (–) and Rosa Marion Robbins (nee Harris).

Her father was a farmer and he was on Middlesex county council. Her brother, Lionel, would become an economist. She took her doctorate at London University with a treatise on Andrew Marvell.

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Pocock, and Gordon Wood all drew directly from Robbins’ text in their own revisionist studies of the “republican” ideals that motivated American revolutionaries and their British. In the early eighteenth century, the language of politeness became a major fixture of English discourse. Centring on the term ‘politeness’ and consisting of a vocabulary of key words (such as ‘refinement’, ‘manners’, ‘character’, ‘breeding’, and ‘civility’) and a range of qualifying attributes (‘free’, ‘easy’, ‘natural’, ‘graceful’, and many others), the Cited by: Two Democratic Traditions The Eighteenth-Century Commonwealthman.

by Caroline Robbins. Harvard University Press. $ The important problem which Professor Robbins sets herself has never been properly tackled: what is the connection between the English revolutionaries of —60 and the radicals of the age of John Wilkes and the American.

2 For a useful overview of ‘commonwealth’ see Jones, Whitney, The tree of commonwealth, – (Madison, NJ, and London, ).American state commonwealths include Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Kentucky.

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.Author of numerous articles on English political and constitutional history, she wrote the path-breaking history of 18th century classical liberal thought The Eighteenth-Century Commonwealthman (), Absolute Liberty (), edited Two English Republican Tracts(), and was chairman of the Papers of William Penn from to