By Carl Strikwerda
The 1st booklet to discover the historic improvement of Belgian politics, this groundbreaking examine of the competition among Catholicism, Socialism and nationalism is key examining for a person drawn to Europe ahead of global warfare I.
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P. cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 0-8476-8526-8 (alk. paper). : alk. paper) 1. Belgium Politics and government 1830-1914. 2. Socialism Belgium History 19th century. 3. Working class Belgium Political activity History 19th century. 4. Christian democratic parties Belgium History 19th century. 5. Christian democracy Belgium History 19th century. 6. Catholics Belgium Political activity History 19th century. 7. Nationalists Belgium Flanders History 19th century. I. Title. 9493'09'034 dc2197-18816 ISBN 0-8476-8526-8 (cloth : alk.
Nationalists Belgium Flanders History 19th century. I. Title. 9493'09'034 dc2197-18816 ISBN 0-8476-8526-8 (cloth : alk. paper) ISBN 0-8476-8527-6 (pbk. : alk. 48-1984. Page v CONTENTS Acknowledgments vii Maps of Belgium, Brussels, and Liège ix List of Figures and Tables xiii Abbreviations xvii Part One: The Problem and the Setting 1. The Problem of Mass Politics 1 2. Politics, Economy, and Language in Belgium 27 3. The Seedbed of Change: Working-Class Organizations before 1886 71 Part Two: The Dream in Revolt 4.
Most of what is good in this book, as in my life, I owe to her. Page ix MAPS OF BELGIUM, BRUSSELS, AND LIÈGE Image not available. Map of Belgium, showing cities mentioned in text and Dutch-French language division. Page x Image not available. Map of Brussels urban area as of 1907, showing communal boundaries and communes/gemeenten. Page xi Image not available. Map of Liège region, selected communes. :Parti ouvrier belgeRdT:Revue du travailRSC:Revue sociale catholiqueSGUPC:Secrétariat générale des unions professionnelles chrétiens Page xix PART 1 THE PROBLEM AND THE SETTING Page 1 Chapter 1 The Problem of Mass Politics After World War I, European politics experienced a dramatic realignment.
A House Divided by Carl Strikwerda