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The Advent of Modern Capitalism in France, 1770–1840The Contribution of Pierre-François Tubeuf$
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Gwynne Lewis

Print publication date: 1993

Print ISBN-13: 9780198228950

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198228950.001.0001

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The Impact of a Revolutionary Crisis

The Impact of a Revolutionary Crisis

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(p.115) 3 The Impact of a Revolutionary Crisis
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The Advent of Modern Capitalism in France, 1770–1840
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Gwynne Lewis

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198228950.003.0004

This chapter examines the impact of the French Revolution on modern capitalism in France and on the businesses of Pierre-François Tubeuf and the Maréchal de Castries, particularly in the Ales region. It suggests that the economic change associated with the French Revolution determined the behaviour of certain social groups and the political options they espoused. It argues that the periodic bouts of industrial violence in the Ales region are linked to the trauma of a proto-industrialized population experiencing the misery of economic recession and political upheaval.

Keywords:   French Revolution, modern capitalism, France, Pierre-François Tubeuf, Maréchal de Castries, industrial violence, recession, Ales region, political upheaval

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