Judicial Politics and Urban Revolt in Seventeenth-Century France.
By: Kettering, Sharon.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Princeton Legacy Library: Publisher: Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2015Description: 1 online resource (384 p.).ISBN: 9781400869787.Subject(s): Aix-en-Provence (France) -- Politics and government | France -- Politics and government -- 17th century | France. Parlement (Aix-en-Provence) | Judges -- France -- AixGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Judicial Politics and Urban Revolt in Seventeenth-Century France: The Parlement of Aix, 1629-1659DDC classification: 320.9/44/91032 | 320.94491032 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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CONTENTS; List of Illustrations ; List of Abbreviations ; Acknowledgments ; Introduction; Chapter One ; Provincial and Municipal Politics at Aix; Chapter Two ; The Estates and the Habsburg War; Chapter Three ; The Intendants of Justice and the Parlement; Chapter Four ; The Governors and the Parlement; Chapter Five ; The Cascaveoux Revolt of 1630; Chapter Six ; The Opposition Party; Chapter Seven ; The Opposition Parlementaires; Chapter Eight ; The 1649 Revolt and the Fronde at Aix; Chapter Nine ; The Saint Valentine's Day Revolt of 1659; Conclusion; Appendix 1
Composition of the Aix Parlement, 1641-1649Appendix II ; Municipal Budget of Aix; Appendix III; The Consuls and Assessors of Aix, 1629-1659; Bibliography; Index of Subjects; Index of Names
Most historical scholarship concerned with the Fronde has investigated the Parlement of Paris. By focusing on the different experience of high court judges in Aix-en-Provence, Sharon Kettering illuminates the causes of resistance to royal authority and offers a new understanding of the role of provincial officials in seventeenth-century revolts. The author shows that political tensions and alignments within the court and provincial capital were as important in causing the revolts at Aix as the judges' relationship with the crown. Describing the liaisons and personalities that gave impetus t
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