The Napoleonic Press: The Public Sphere and Oppositionary Journalism (Studies in French Civilization v. 25)

The Napoleonic Press: The Public Sphere and Oppositionary Journalism (Studies in French Civilization v. 25)

By: Dennis A. Trinkle (author)Hardback

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Commendatory Preface i Acknowledgments vii Introduction 1 Chapter 1 Toward the Napoleonic Press 9 The Press of the Old Regime 9 The Revolutionary Press 18 Napoleon's Opinion of the Press 22 Chapter 2 The Napoleonic Press: The Papers, their Readers, and the Government 29 Journal des debats (later named the Journal de l'Empire) 32 Gazette nationale de France 38 Journal de Paris 40 Publiciste 42 Clef du cabinet des souverains and the Journal du soir 44 Gazette nationale ou Moniteur universel 46 Mercure de France and Decade philosophique 49 Conclusion 54 Chapter 3 Patterns of Dissent: Political Opposition in the Periodical Press 57 1799-1807: The Opposition Perseveres 58 1807-1814: The Screw Tightened 81 Conclusion 86 Chapter 4: Matters of State, Not Issues of Faith: The Treatment of Religion by the Press 89 1799-1814: Freedom of Conscience and A Freer Press 92 1799-1807: The Reality of Public Religious Expression 95 1807-1814: Limits to Conscience, A Limited Press 104 Conclusion 107 Chapter 5 A Public of Consumers: The Affiches and Political Consciousness 109 The Pre-Napoleonic Affiches 110 The Napoleonic Affiches: Introduction 115 The Regulation of the Affiches 117 The Contents of the Affiches 119 Conclusion 127 Chapter 6: Along the Beaten Path: The Restoration Press 131 The Restoration of 1814 133 The Hundred Days 136 1815-1820 137 1820-1830 139 Conclusion 145 Bibliography 151 Index 167

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  • ISBN13: 9780773471276
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 192
  • ID: 9780773471276
  • ISBN10: 0773471278

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