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Voltaire and the parlements of France

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Format: Book- Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780729409704
Author: James Hanrahan
Publication Date: 09-Jun-2009
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Table of Contents: Introduction

Part I. From admiration to outrage
1. Voltaire and the parlements, 1715-1750
2. Voltaire and the parlements, 1750-1762

Part II. Judging the judges
3. Frenchmen before the magistrates of France
4. Magistrates before the tribunal of history

Part III. Voltaire’s politics: absolutism, but not absolutely
5. Voltaire’s politics after the Histoire du parlement de Paris
6. Voltaire and the Maupeou revolution

Conclusion: a politics of action

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