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Author Chisick, Harvey, 1946-

Title The limits of reform in the Enlightenment : attitudes toward the education of the lower classes in eighteenth-century France / Harvey Chisick.

Published Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©1981.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource.
Series Princeton Legacy Library
Princeton legacy library.
Books at JSTOR Evidence Based Acquisitions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Frontmatter -- Contents -- Tables and Graphs -- Acknowledgments -- Note on Usage -- Abbreviations -- Introduction -- Chapter L. The Elements of the Problem -- Chapter II. The Debate on Popular Education to 1769 -- Chapter III. The Debate: 1770-1789 -- Chapter IV. The Climate of Opinion in France: 1762-1789 -- Chapter V. The Impasse: Images of the People and the Limits of Reform -- Conclusion -- Bibliography -- Index.
Summary Examining the attitudes toward the education of the lower classes in eighteenth- century France, Harvey Chisick uncovers severe limitations to enlightened social thought. Originally published in 1981. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.
Language notes In English.
Other author JSTOR issuing body.
Subject Education -- France -- History -- 18th century.
Enlightenment -- France.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781400853496 (electronic bk.)
1400853494 (electronic bk.)
1306989094 (electronic bk.)
9781306989091 (electronic bk.)
Standard Number 10.1515/9781400853496