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Revolution and Political Ideology

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See Also

  • E P Thompson, Making of the English working class

Questions

  • How and why do Burke and Paine differ in their reactions to the French Revolution
  • Why was popular conservatism more successful than radicalism in the period?
  • How do both writers view/imagine France in this period?
  • What are the contributions of Burke and Paine to the development of political ideologies?

Gillray, The Blood of the Murdered Crying for Vengeance (Web Gallery of Art)