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By Edward Andrew

ISBN-10: 1442643315

ISBN-13: 9781442643314

Republicanism and imperialism tend to be understood to be situated at contrary ends of the political spectrum. In Imperial Republics, Edward G. Andrew demanding situations the meant incompatibility of those theories in regards to 17th- and eighteenth-century revolutions in England, the U.S., and France.

Many students have famous the impact of the Roman kingdom at the ideology of republican revolutionaries, specially within the version it supplied for remodeling subordinate topics into self sufficient electorate. Andrew reveals an both vital parallel among Rome's expansionary dynamic — not like that of Athens, Sparta, or Carthage — and the imperial rivalries that emerged among the USA, France, and England within the age of revolutions. Imperial Republics is a worldly, wide-ranging exam of the highbrow origins of republican routine, and explains why revolutionaries felt the necessity to 'don the toga' in laying the root for his or her personal uprisings.

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