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Title Mystifying the monarch : studies on discourse, power, and history / edited by Jeroen Deploige and Gita Deneckere.

Imprint [Amsterdam] : Amsterdam University Press, ©2006.


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Description 1 online resource (296 pages) : illustrations
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Note Title from PDF title page (viewed Mar. 12, 2007).
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary This immensely readable and informative study outlines the cultural history of the relations between royal imagery and royal authority.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star MiAaHDL
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Contents Introduction : the monarchy : a crossroads of trajectories -- How Christian was the sacralization of monarchy in Western Europe (twelfth-fifteenth centuries)? -- Political assassination and sanctification : transforming discursive customs after the murder of the Flemish count Charles the Good (1127) -- 'Et le prince respondit de par sa bouche' : monarchal speech habits in late medieval Europe -- Ideal kingship against oppressive monarchy : discourses and practices of royal imposture at the close of the Middle Ages -- The art of saying 'no' : premonitions of Foucault's 'governmentality' in Étienne de La Boétie's Discours de la servitude volontaire -- Sacralization and demystification : the publicization of monarchy in early modern England -- King for a day : games of inversion, representation, and appropriation in ancient regime Europe -- Fiction, kingship, and the politics of character in eighteenth-century France -- Staging modern monarchs : royalty at the world exhibitions of 1851 and 1867 -- The emperor's new clothes : the reappearance of the performing monarchy in Europe, c. 1870-1914 -- Cannadine, twenty years on : monarchy and political culture in nineteenth-century Britain and the Netherlands -- The impossible neutrality of the speech from the throne : a ritual between national unity and political dispute : Belgium, 1831-1918 -- Public transcripts of royalism : pauper letters to the Belgian Royal Family (1880-1940).
Language English.
Subject Monarchy -- History.
HISTORY -- General.
Monarchy. (OCoLC)fst01025055
Indexed Term Geschiedenis
History, geography, and auxiliary disciplines
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Deploige, Jeroen.
Deneckere, Gita, 1964-
Other Form: Print version: Mystifying the monarch. [Amsterdam] : Amsterdam University Press, ©2006 9053567674 (OCoLC)123957631
ISBN 9781429454629 (electronic bk.)
1429454628 (electronic bk.)
9789048505432 (electronic bk.)
9048505437 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. 10.5117/9789053567678 doi
AU@ 000048782621
AU@ 000050977858
AU@ 000051334204
DEBBG BV043141466
DEBBG BV044133627
DEBSZ 396240461
DEBSZ 422237744
GBVCP 1003576397
NZ1 14237750

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