The German bourgeoisie has received a consistently bad press from historians through the decades. It has been blamed for succumbing to the lure of titles and honours, for being enticed away from its historic committment to liberal values, for aping the aristocracy, for political indifference, for fear of democracy and distrust of the modern world. Yet until recently there has been surprisingly little written about the German bourgeoisie from the point of view of the social historian. This collection of essays by British, ...

The German Bourgeoisie: Essays on the Social History of the German Middle Class 1993, Routledge

ISBN-13: 9780415093583

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