Rosenfeld, Sophia A.

Common sense a political history / [electronic resource] : Sophia Rosenfeld. - Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2011. - 337 p., [14] p. of plates : ill.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

The ghost of common sense: London, 1688-1739 -- Everyman's perception of the world: Aberdeen, 1758-1770 -- The radical uses of bon sens: Amsterdam, 1760-1775 -- Building a common sense republic: Philadelphia, 1776 -- Making war on revolutionary reason: Paris, 1790-1792 -- Konigsberg to New York: the fate of common sense in the modern world.


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Paine, Thomas, 1737-1809. Common sense.


Political science--History--18th century.
Democracy--United States.


United States--Politics and government--1775-1783.
France--Politics and government--1789-1799.


Electronic books.

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